Printing Costs

Find the prices deducted from your UB Quota (or Campus Cash) for black-and-white, color, single, and two-sided printing at UB's public computing sites.

Black and White Printers

  • $0.04 per side, printed double-sided (default) on 8.5" x 11" white 20 lb. copy paper
  • $0.05 a page, printed single-sided on 8.5" x 11" white 20 lb. copy paper

Color Printers

  • $0.30 per printed side (there is no discount for double-sided color printing) on 8.5" x 11" white 20 lb. copy paper

Common Questions

If I send a black and white file to a color printer, will I be charged for a color print?

Yes. Please select your printer carefully!

If I spend all the funds in my UB Quota purse, how can I add more?

You can't add more funds to your UB Quota (or any other quota purse), but you can print using Campus Cash.

If I have money in my UB Quota Purse at the end of the semester, can I get a refund?

No. Your UB Quota Purse is the equivalent of a number of black and white pages given to you at the start of each semester. It is not money.  

Can I print blank sheets to use for notes?


Still need help?

Contact the UBIT Help Center.