Contact Us

Idaho Commons

The Idaho Commons
875 Line Street
Moscow, Idaho 83844
Phone: (208) 885-CMNS
Fax: (208) 885-(6210)

email: info@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 2540 
83844-2540
Hours

Commons Hours

Monday-Thursday:
7am-12am
Friday*: 7 am-8pm
Saturday*: 9am - 8pm
Sunday: 10am - 12am

May be open later for after-hours events scheduled in advance.
See Holiday Hours

Student Union

Student Union
709 Deakin Avenue
Moscow, Idaho 83844
Phone: (208) 885-INFO
(208) 885-4636 

email: info@uidaho.edu

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Dr.
MS 4251  Moscow,
ID,  83844-5251.

SUB Hours

Monday-Thursday:
7am-8pm
Friday*: 7 am-8pm
Saturday*: 9am - 8pm
Sunday: 10am - 12am

May be open later for after-hours events scheduled in advance.
See Holiday Hours

Flatscreen Display in the Food Court

Examples & Instructions

  • What program should I use to create a slide announcement?

    All of these programs allow you to create a .jpg or .png file:

    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Microsoft Paint (Windows XP version)
    • Micro Photo Editor
    • Macromedia Freehand
    • Macromedia Fireworks
    • PowerPoint

    An easy way to make slides is to change the size of a PowerPoint slide to 1536 pixels wide by 864 pixels tall (5.12 inches x 2.88 inches). and then save it as a .jpg,


    Image showing how to use the Save and Save As Buttons

    Image Showing how to save a Powerpoint file as a JPEG
  • What content do I need to make a slide?

    You will need content and an image or a background for your slide.

    Content Suggestions:

    • Who is the event/activity or announcement for?
    • What is the event/activity or announcement?
    • When does the event/activity take place?
    • What is the cost?
    • Where does the event/activity take place?
  • When should I submit my flatscreen slide?
    • Flat screen slide requests must be received by designated personnel one week prior to requested run date.
    • Slides may run for a maximum of two weeks or be submitted for renewal.
    • If renewed, slides that required a set-up fee will be charged a $30.00 renewal fee at that time.
    • All submissions must be accompanied by a clear start and end date.

    Submit your Slide Online

  • How do I pay for a flatscreen slide?
    • If you are using a UI Budget submit it when you submit your slide using the Flatscreen Slide Submit Form
    • If paying with Cash or Credit card, you should still submit your slide using the online form, then email ISCU-Display for payment forms.
    • All advertising must be paid in advance using UI budget numbers (if established), cash or credit card.
    • Cancellations must be expressed in written format and will result in forfeiture of set-up fee.
  • Here is an example of a display screen advertisement:
    Example of a flatscreen layout for the Borah Symposium
  • Here is another example of a flat screen advertisement
    Example of a flatscreen layout for the Borah Symposium
  • What size should a display screen slide be?
    • All advertisements must be 888 pixels wide by 580 pixels tall ( 11.84 inches x 7.73 inches).
    • All advertisements must be formatted as a .jpg or .png file.

    An easy way to make slides is to change the size of a PowerPoint slide to 888 pixels wide by 580 pixels tall (11.84 inches x 7.73 inches). and then save it as a .jpg


    Image showing how to change the size of a powerpoint slide
  • What if I have questions?
    Please e-mail questions to icsu-display@uidaho.edu