MARKET DAYS gives you a prime spot on the UC Berkeley campus. We offer your company access to this unique audience of 40k students, 25k faculty and staff, with $435m in buying power.

We provide a space for you right here in the Student Union at UC Berkeley! Want to upgrade? Become a campus partner and enjoy 4 days of tabling, including 2 days at the busiest intersection on campus and 2 days at Caltopia-our premiere campus lifestyle event! 

The MARKET DAYS package includes promotional event advertising on our digital screens and outdoor signage in advance.


Blue Package

• 10 ft x 10 ft space at UC Berkeley

(MLK Jr. building or Lower Sproul Plaza)

• 6 ft table (power access indoors only)

• Market Days Canopy (outdoors only)

• Promotion on our digital screens 7 days in advance

• “Happening Now” A-Frame sign the day of your event

Gold Package

Available to UC Berkeley Partners only. Interested in partnering with us? Simply inquire on our form!

• 8 ft x 10 ft space at Caltopia 2020, a 2-day event, with all “Event Sponsor” benefits!

• 10 ft x 10 ft space on the busiest intersection at UC Berkeley (Telegraph Ave & Bancroft Way)! Choose 2 consecutive or non-consecutive days. Includes:

• 6 ft table (sorry no power access)

• Market Days Canopy

• Promotion on our digital screens 7 days in advance

• “Happening Now” a-frame sign the day of your event

market day requirement

• Reservation made 14 days in advance

• Signed contract

• Certificate of Insurance

• 1080px x 1080px image for digital ads

• Sorry, no sales or recruitment on campus

market-day pricing

Blue Package

$500

Blue Package—Premium Day*

$2,000

Gold Package

$5,000

Gold Package—Premium Day*

add $1,000 per premium day

Gold Package—Extra Days**

(non-premium) add $500 per day

*Premium Days include Cal Day, Open House, Calapalooza, Move-In Day, Bear Bites, MyGrad, Homecoming Weekend, GradFest
**Limit 5 “extra days”per calendar year

 

PARKING PERMITS—$30

DIGITAL SIGNAGE

We have 22 digital screens throughout the Student Union that rotate images all day! Advertise on our digital screens and catch the eye of students walking by. Advertising is available to campus groups, external groups, and student organizations.

Each student organization is allowed up to 5 advertisements per calendar year. For general advertisements, we’ll run your ad for a total of 2 weeks (10 business days). If you’re promoting an event, we recommend that you send the ad to us at least 3 weeks in advance so we can ensure that your ad is up and running for 2 full weeks prior to your event.

Registered Student Organizations — Free

Campus Departments — Weekly: $100 | Semesterly: $1,200 | Annually: $2,000

Non-Campus Groups or Companies — Weekly: $200 | Semesterly: $1,600 | Annually: $3,000

SPONSORSHIP

Become a sponsor of the ASUC Student Union and your money will go directly to support student organizations and programs! Sponsorship benefits include advertising on our digital screens, our website, social media, and at our major events. Please inquire at unionmarketing@berkeley.edu for sponsorship details.

STATS + AUDIENCE

STUDENTS: Undergraduate | Graduate

With over 41,000 undergraduate and graduate students, UC Berkeley boasts one of the most engaged and diverse student bodies in the nation. Our students alone spend $497,500,000 annually in the Bay Area. That’s $12,134 on average per student on food, supplies, and other items (not including housing).

CAMPUS PARTNERS: Faculty | Staff | Sponsors

UC Berkeley is the third largest employer in the entire San Francisco Bay Area. This includes over 15,000 Faculty and Staff members. Many Staff members are here year-round providing a more consistent market and earning a living wage. Many Faculty and Staff see value in supporting the Student Union’s programs and services.

GREATER COMMUNITY: Alumni | Bay Area Community | General Public

The City of Berkeley’s 116,768 residents are also our customers. The East Bay is a thriving economy at the epicenter of our nation’s tech boom.