Submission Guidelines for Bilkent News

Here are the guidelines for submitting articles or announcements to Bilkent News:

Articles or announcements are to be written in English, no longer than 200 words, free of spelling and grammatical errors, and related to academic, social, or cultural events at Bilkent or the activities of Bilkent students, faculty members, or administrators.

Submissions related to a specific event should also include the date, time, and location of the event mentioned, and the name, telephone extension, and e-mail address of the person or persons to contact for more information about the event.

In order to be considered for inclusion in the following Tuesday’s issue, submissions must be handed in by 10 a.m. on Wednesday.

Short event announcements and Bil-Ad items may be submitted as late as 5 p.m. on Thursday.

The Editorial Board of Bilkent News reserves the right to make changes or to reject any submissions.
Submissions should be e-mailed to or delivered by hand to the Communications Unit, Room G-22, in the Engineering Building.

Please do not crop digital photograph submissions; send high resolution photos with at least 200 dpi. Photographs must be clean and sharp. Blurry photos do not reproduce well.

and-printed photographs must be submitted separately. Please, do not embed digital photos or any illustrations into a manuscript file.

Please submit each illustration using a standard interchange format such as JPEG, TIFF, or EPS.

For further information, please call ext.1487.