Article Word Counts Word counts are a guideline. Actual count is dependent on layout and graphic elements.
Two-page campus and program spreads should average no more than 850 words total.
Individual entries should average 75 to 200 words. No entry should be longer than 250 words. Longer entries should only be used for lead stories.
Opener: 250Experience, Student Potential, Career Opportunities, Foundation: Each 450, plus 50 for captions and a minimum of one photo or graphic per page
From Idea to Print: The Process