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Onward State has a number of advertising options available that can fit any business need and budget.

Onward State has always been run entirely by Penn State Students. Not only are you helping your business by reaching the vast Penn State audience, you are supporting local, student journalism. Penn State recently cut The Daily Collegian’s funding in half. Onward State receives no funding from Penn State. When you advertise on Onward State a portion of the revenue pays to cover the cost of news coverage such as travel to Penn State newsworthy events. When you advertise on Onward State you are truly creating a PARTNERSHIP. is the Sister-site of Onward State. All sales are created through the sales team. and Onward State combine to reach customers on each side of College Avenue. Seth Foresman, Sales Account Executive, can provide a package tailored specifically to your business and your budget.

By the Numbers

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Partnership Levels

Senior Sponsorship

Estimated: 2.7+ million impressions annually

  • Two partner stories annually
  • Two social media shoutouts annually
  • Partner page Listing
  • Four press releases per month

Junior Sponsorship

Estimated: 2+ million impressions annually

  • One partner story annually
  • One social media shoutout annually
  • Partner page listing
  • Three press releases per month

Sophomore Sponsorship

Estimated: 1.4+ million impressions annually

  • One social media shoutout
  • Partner page listing
  • Two press releases per month

Freshman Sponsorship

Estimated 700+ thousand impressions annually

  • Partner page listing
  • One press release per month

Press Releases

Press Release

The best way to have your news heard in State College & by the Penn State Community. Non-profits save 25% at checkout and student groups save 50% at checkout. Your message on the Onward State front page. Reviewed by our newsroom & considered for additional coverage.

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