The SU Print Shop

Services opening times: *temporarily closed due to SU building closure*

Given the current situation regarding COVID-19, Cambridge SU is taking every precaution possible to ensure that we are following guidance, while ensuring that all students are receiving the support they need. This includes closing the SU Building and the Print Shop.


Printing & Copying

Our professional printers offer double sided printing and have an output of up to 60 pages per minute. The SU print shop is able to assist with booklet printing for society zines, event programmes and more. All of our paper stocks are fully recyclable and are sourced from managed forests to meet ISO 14001 environmental credentials. 



Per Side

A4 (80gsm)






A3 (80gsm)







Please bring your files upon a USB device or ensure they are accessible via Cloud Storage - we are not connected to the University network.



Soft-comb binding is available for documents up to 450 pages and is guaranteed to be to University standards. You may have your copies bound whilst you wait OR leave your printed document(s) with us and we'll bind them for you to collect at a later time. It is advised that at least 2 hours are needed between drop-off and collection. Collection can take place the next working day.

From £3.60 per copy 

(All prices quoted include front and back covers, as well as the plastic binding comb)


Hard Binding

Hard binding is offered through our partners at J S WIlson & Sons. Prices start from £35.99 per copy and adhere to University standards. Orders can be placed any weekday but company collection days are Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays before 9.30 am. Our Hard binding service has either a 3-5 day lead time for speedy results. Please note, orders dropped off on Fridays before 9.30am will not be collected until the following Wednesday (3 day service).


Metal Channel Binding & Cloth Binding

Metal channel and cloth binding is offered through J S WIlson & Sons on request. Prices start from £9.00 per copy and adhere to University standards.

Orders can be placed on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays (company collection dates). 3 day and 5 day service available. Orders dropped off on Fridays cannot be collected until the following Wednesday.



Our machine can scan to a USB device and email - allowing you to keep a copy of any document you require. This is a free service.



Lamination of documents is available in both A4 and A3 sizes starting from 60p per sheet.