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Creating Posters- Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference

Poster instructions, samples

Associate Professor, Purdue Libraries

Assistant Professor, Purdue Libraries

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Wei Zakharov
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Associate Director, Purdue Libraries

JJ Sadler

Associate Director, Office of Undergraduate Research

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Poster Size Requirements

Before you begin, make sure to set the paper size. Poster size requirements that are based on the presentation boards the posters will hang on at the conference:

  • Portrait – 36 by 48
  • Landscape – 36 x 24

Common tools to create posters

  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Publisher
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)