Santa Clara University

Printing at SCU 

All public printing at SCU is managed by the SmartPrint system limiting the amount of wasted paper.  All students are issued printing money at the start of the year. The cost of printing is $0.08/page for black and white sheets and $0.15/page for color sheets. All students get a $48 yearly stipend, a $16.00 (200 page) stipend quarterly (law students get 300 pages/semester). Continue reading for information on using the SmartPrint system.


Printing on Campus

The Learning Commons offers more than 15 different printers for students including 4 color printers and 4 copy machines. Each residence hall is also equipped with one black and white printer each. Students are able to print directly to all of these printers by installing the necessary software from the main IT website:

For more information about printing on campus, download this brochure.


Double - Sided Printing:

Save paper and print double-sided! Follow the instructions in this brochure to learn how to duplex print with various softwares on both Macs and PCs.