Communications: Services and Rates

College of Liberal & Creative Arts Communications Service Rates

Thank you for your interest in contracting with LCA Communications. We are a full-service creative group with expertise in print and digital design, web development, photography and video production. We also provide consultation for media relations strategy and content development. We partner exclusively with SF State units, departments, and offices.

This rate schedule outlines fees for engaging our services. Please note that all services are tentative until a memorandum of understanding (MOU) is agreed upon and signed.


LCA Communications provides the following services:

  • Print: Posters, postcards, booklets, banners, ads, flyers
  • Web: Design, development, CMS (Drupal), HTML5/CSS/JavaScript, meeting accessibility requirements
  • Photography: Event coverage, head shots, photo assets for print and web
  • Video: Faculty Profiles, video shorts
  • Media Relations: Social media strategy, analytics, press releases, publicity, web content, editing


LCA Communications charges the following fees:

Print: $150 per hour
Web: $150 per hour
Photography: $125 per hour (4 hour minimum)
Video: $1000 per minute (Completed video includes all post-production, bumper, captioning)
Animation: $175 per hour
Media Relations: $150 per hour

For all inquiries, please contact  Communications Team Manager Christopher Clark: (415) 338-1889,