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Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences (JFCS)


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Published Quarterly: Winter (late February), Spring (late May), Summer (late August), Fall (late November)

  • Reach more than 4,000 readers, including subscribers, libraries, and AAFCS members
  • Leading journal in the field and a major benefit of AAFCS membership
  • Contemporary magazine-like format with appealing 4-color covers
  • Required or recommended reading by majority of university FCS programs!

Advertising Rates & Sizes

Exhibitors get 10% off these rates! Ad agencies qualify for 15% discount.

Covers 1x 2x 4x Size (w x h)
Back cover*  $2,890 2,690 2,420 7¾ x 10⅜
Inside cover*    $2,400 2,160 1,944 7¾ x 10⅜
Inside
Full page     $1,500 1,390 1,050 7¾ x 10⅜
2/3 page (v)     $1,300 1,200 1,100 4½ x 10
1/2 page (h)     $1,200 1,080 1,000 7½ x 4⅞
1/4 page     $690 625 570 3½ x 4⅞
PRIME POSITION—Page 1, Table of Contents
1/3 page (v)     $1,400 1,100 990 2⅜ x 10

*Four-color included in rates. Journal trim size is 8.25 x 10.875 (with text and graphics a minimum of ½" away from the edge) with bleeds extending a minimum of ¼" on all sides.

Artwork Specifications

Preferred format: PDF, and PDF/X-1a created with high resolution PostScript from the native application. Accepted file formats: TIFF, EPS 

Closing Dates for JFCS Issues

Deadlines can sometimes be extended. Contact Debra Bass for latest possible date.

2019 Closing Dates

Winter (111,1)

Issue mails last week of February, 2019

Reserve ad by January 3, 2019

Supply ad materials by January 20, 2019

Spring (111,2) 
Issue mails last week of May, 2019

Reserve ad by April 1, 2019

Supply ad materials by April 20, 2019

Summer (111,3) 
Issue mails last week of August, 2019

Reserve ad by July 1, 2019

Supply ad materials by July 15, 2019

Fall (111,4) 
Issue mails last week of November, 2019

Reserve ad by October 1, 2019

Supply ad materials by October 20, 2019

A direct mail option with extremely high open rates!
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences Ride-Along Insert Rate: $1,590

Simply send approximatel 4,000 of your printed pieces to our printer and we will insert them into the polybag as an exclusive “ride-along” with the JFCS! (Rate may increase with a heavier insert.)

Call to discuss your inserts!

Call Debra Bass at 703-271-0889, or dbass@aafcs.org.

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See the Annual Conference partnership section for details.

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Digital Advertising Options


Email Debra at dbass@aafcs.org or partner@aafcs.org with questions.

Advertising Insertion Form (PDF)

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Promotional Blast Email
Rate: $990 per email

You write the copy and we will send out your message to our full membership list (and recently lapsed members too!). The total count will be about 4,500. The email message must be approved by AAFCS in advance. We suggest no longer than 700 words, or about 5-7 paragraphs. We will provide stats about 10 days after the message is sent.

Fast FACS Email Update
Rate: $399 per issue, exclusive sponsorship

Fast FACS is a monthly or bi-monthly email update sent to over 6,000 member and nonmember subscribers. It includes more time-sensitive announcements and deadlines.

Publication: Once or twice a month
Deadline: First and third Monday of each month

  • Sponsor acknowledgment and link at top of email
  • 250-word announcement or banner ad

Banner Ad on the AAFCS Website

As AAFCS has just launched a new website, we are developing new ways to advertise on the site. Please email dbass@aafcs.org if you are interested in receiving information when it is available.