University of Bath

Printing files for hand in or submission

How to print and bind your report, dissertation, assignment or portfolio for hand in or submission.

How to submit your files for printing

Follow our guide about how to submit your files for printing.

Paper and printing

We have a large selection of paper available.

See our print prices

The paper price is included however if you require additional sheets we sell paper by the sheet, ream in the Print Services in 8W, 1.35.

We do not accept paper other than that stocked by ourselves due to our machine specifications.

Cutting and trimming

If your work requires timing or cropping and you require full bleed image then please ensure the appropriate crop and bleed marks are added to your PDF file.

Binding and finishing

We offer a range of print finishing and binding options to give a professional image to your printed document.

If you are unsure which option would be most appropriate to your particular job please contact us.

Documents can be bound in a number of ways and can be done within 5-10 minutes, while you wait.

Please note full payment is required before we start the binding process.

Waiting times

Our turn around time is approx four to six hours, this time may vary at peak times.
Ensure that your work is submitted in good time to allow for its completion within service hours.

For any help on submitting files for printing please call 01225 384927 or email

Completed printing

Once your printing and binding is complete we will email or text you to inform you your work can be collected from Print services in 8W, 1.35.

How to pay

Follow our Paying for Print, Design or Photographic services Guide.