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Royal Purple Phone: 262-472-5100

Advertising Email: [email protected]

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Editorial Email: [email protected]

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In-Person: University Center 66

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

Editorial Policy:

The Royal Purple is an independent student-run weekly newspaper and daily online news source published at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and is written and edited by students. The editorial staff is solely responsible for content and editorial policy.

The Royal Purple is printed by Register Print Center in Broadhead, Wisconsin weekly during the school year with a circulation of 7,000 copies. Postage is paid at Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190-1790. Single copies can be found on campus and throughout the community. Subscriptions can be purchased for $20 per semester.

Advertising Deadlines: All ad sizes are due no later than 4 p.m. the Thursday prior to Wednesday publication. The ad proof and classifieds are due no later than noon the Friday prior to publication.


Letters to the Editor Policy:

The Royal Purple welcomes letters to the editor. Timely, well-written opinions on topics of interest by UW-Whitewater students and community members are given first priority for publication.

The editor reserves the right to reject letters or edit for clarity, brevity, good taste, accuracy and libel. Due to space limitations, we cannot print every letter we receive. All submissions become property of the Royal Purple and cannot be returned. Please limit submissions to 500 words. Submissions are due each week by Sunday at 5 p.m.

Writers much include full first and last name, email address, year in school or position at the university (if applicable). Contact information will not be published in the Royal Purple. Unsigned letter will be automatically rejected.

Opinions expressed in letters, columns or commentaries are solely the opinion of the author and not necessarily the opinion of the staff of the Royal Purple or UW-Whitewater.

Please bring letters to University Center 66 or email them to [email protected]




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