Azusa Print + Design

Azusa Print + Design’s main goal is to meet the printing and graphic design needs of the APU community and general public, in just one stop.

We operate in a spacious storefront, located across from East Campus, which includes a production area equipped with cutting-edge printing technology. We aim to provide the highest possible quality alongside excellent customer service.

Location

We are located at 950 E. Alosta Ave, Azusa, across the street from East Campus.

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Current hours

Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Hours may vary during Christmas and other holidays. Please contact us for more information.

Products and Services

Azusa Print + Design offers the following products and services:

High-Speed Printing

  • Color or black and white printing/copying on a variety of papers on sizes up to 12” x 18”.
  • Binding: cover and spiral
  • Booklet creation
  • CD/DVD replication
  • Collating stocks
  • Copier supplies
  • Bindery Services: cutting, drilling, scoring, perforating, stapling, folding
  • NCR printing
  • Padding
  • Page numbering (upon request)
  • Paper stock for office copiers, printers, MFDs
  • Shrink wrapping
  • Tab inserts (white only)
  • Label printing (address, name tags, shipping, etc.)
  • Envelope printing and addressing
  • Production binding (paperback books)
  • Wide-Format Printing

Wide-Format Printing

  • Posters and banners: Create colorful posters and banners up to 60” wide. Choose from a variety of media including poster paper, photo papers, canvas, and banner vinyl.
  • POP displays: We can help you create unique portable displays for events, fairs, and conferences. We can order collapsible banner stands and help you to create custom signage that can travel with you.
  • Vinyl printer/cutter: Create vinyl decals or lettering for any display or project. Our staff members will help you set up your project and will provide installation instruction. Visit us at Azusa Print + Design for a free quote.
  • Lamination: Laminate prints up to five feet wide on our roll laminator. Make easy cards, luggage tags, signs, and more with the pouch laminator. Pouches are available from business card size up to 12” x 18”.
  • Mounting: Mount projects up to 4’ x 8’ on white or black foam board. Pre-made adhesive boards are available in a variety of sizes. Gatorboard and illustration board are also available.

Graphic Design

  • Use Adobe graphics software installed on PC and Mac workstations at our in-store computer lab. Create posters, banners, postcards, flyers, invitations, business cards, and more. Feel free to design your own projects, or just explore what these programs have to offer.
  • On-site graphic designer: Azusa Print + Design can help design your non-academic projects. Appointments to meet with our designer are recommended but not required.
  • Personal help: Staff members and student workers are available to give basic instruction and suggestions.

Promotional items

  • Create your own gifts and giveaways! Make large or small buttons, stickers, or magnets to promote your event or business.
  • Direct to garment printing and fabric transfers that will transfer to most clothing items. T-shirts are a great way to promote your cause, and make good gifts.

Specialty Papers

Make glossy prints, transparencies, stickers, and CD/DVD labels. We have a full spectrum of colored bond papers available as well as an array of linen papers suitable for résumés.

Software and Files Supported

Azusa Print + Design works with the following software on Windows and Mac OS-based computers:

  • Adobe CC 2017 (Creative Cloud Suite, which includes Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat)
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Publisher, Excel, Access, etc.) We can process electronic files and hardcopy originals (paper). We accept various file formats, such as *.TIFF, *.JPEG, *.DOC, *.DOCX and *.PDF

Submitting a Job

You have several options when submitting your work orders to Azusa Print + Design:

  1. For high speed color and black and white prints, please send USB Flash media, or hard copy originals enclosed in a sealed envelope through campus mail. Make sure to attach a Azusa Print + Design Request Form (PDF) along with each individual job. You will need to first save the form to your computer before you can fill it out.
  2. For wide format jobs, please fill out the online Wide Format Ordering Form and attach your files to it. Walk in to drop off USB drives, or hard copy originals.
  3. Send electronic files via email to azusaprintanddesign@apu.edu as an attachment. Remember to include all images and font files when attaching your documents and sending through email. Make sure to attach a Azusa Print + Design Request Form (PDF) along with each individual job. You will need to first save the form to your computer before you can fill it out.
  4. Send jobs electronically to the Duplicating 1 printer if you are connected. If you would like to connect a device, please submit the Azusa Print + Design Installation Form (PDF) and we will schedule a time with you to do so.

Job Completion Time

Azusa Print + Design requires 24 business hours on average for most in-house jobs to be completed. Exact run time is determined by the key operator, other jobs in queue, number of originals, and final quantity. Large volume runs will require additional time, so please plan accordingly.

Job Cancellation

Job orders can be cancelled if needed. However, please note that your department will be charged accordingly if the job is already in the process of completion.

Job Delivery

When your job is complete, Azusa Print + Design will send it through Mail Services, or you may pick it up in-store.

Mail Services picks up jobs Monday to Friday, around 8:30 a.m., and usually delivers on-campus orders the same day, between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Pricing and Billing

Prices vary depending on several factors, such as dimensions, quantity, media type, paper type, finishing, etc. Please contact Azusa Print + Design for current pricing or to get a price quote for your next project.

To ensure proper billing to your department’s account, remember to clearly print the department account number and budget line number on either the Azusa Print + Design Request Form (PDF) or filling out the Wide Format Ordering Form field for your department account. If you are not sure which account number to use, talk with your department budget manager or contact the Business Office.

Forms and Designing Reference Guide

Templates

Official University Name Tag and Shipping Label Templates

Download Name Tag Template (MS Word) and Azusa Print + Design Shipping Label (PDF). When submitting your order to Azusa Print + Design, you have the option to personalize the template for your department or office. Please be sure to use your official office or department name, e.g. School of Music, Department of Art and Design, Office of Orientation and Transitions, etc.

Ordering Supplies

To order supplies, please complete and submit a Azusa Print + Design Supply Order Form (PDF) Save the form to your computer, then fill it out and email it to azusaprintanddesign@apu.edu.

Policies

Copyright Restrictions

The Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Photocopies or other reproductions can be furnished only under certain specified conditions. One such condition is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be “used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research.” Other uses of the reproduction may make the user liable for copyright infringement.

Azusa Print + Design reserves the right to refuse a duplicating request if fulfillment of the order would violate the copyright law.

It is the responsibility of each faculty, staff, and student to identify and access compliance for each document reproduced. For additional information on copyright laws, go to copyright.com.

Right to Refuse Service

Azusa Print + Design reserves the right to refuse service to anyone if deemed necessary.

Additional Policies

Download Azusa Print + Design Policies (PDF). Includes:

  • Account sales
  • Copying for campus distribution
  • Copyright adherence
  • Handling of confidential materials
  • Job cancellation
  • Personal copying
  • Refund and credit
  • Sale and distribution of copier and toner supplies
  • Turnaround time