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Print & Pay

Whether last lecture’s slides, handouts or posters needed for presentations or your final thesis – there is no way getting around printing in everyday life at university. However, buying your own printer or spending a lot of money for printing is unnecessary, because with Print & Pay we offer a low priced and comfortable alternative to students and WWU-employees available at many WWU locations.

  • Advantages of Print & Pay

    • low prices
    • various options regarding format and quality
    • convenient payment by direct debit
    • large size prints

  • Registration

    In order to benefit from the printing service's advantages, you need to register for Print & Pay online in our user portal Mein ZIV. If direct debit is not carried out via your own account, you also have to submit a signed registration form at the help desk (Einsteinstraße 60). In general, you can print immediately after signing up online. As soon as the entry form is processed, you will be able to use all features of the Print & Pay service and manage your printing account in Mein ZIV. Please note the terms and conditions [de].

  • Fees (DIN A4, DIN A3, poster)

    The price list is valid for the printers at Einsteinstraße 60. The fees of the computer lab printers may differ; further information can be gathered from the respective IVVs. Colour pages will be billed separatly. There is no price discount for double-sided prints and for technical reasons costs will include an additional blank page in case of an uneven page number.

    • A4 b/w (80 g) | printer: ZIVstandard, ZIVlab | price per page: 0,04 €; after the 25th page of a print 0,03 €
    • A4 b/w (100 g) | printer: ZIVstandard | price per page: 0,05 €
    • A4 colour (80 g) | printer: ZIVstandard, ZIVlab | price per page: 0,06 €
    • A4 colour (100 g) | printer: ZIVstandard | price per page: 0,08 €
    • A3 b/w (100 g) | printer: ZIVstandard | price per page: 0,10 €
    • A3 colour (100 g) | printer: ZIVstandard | price per page: 0,16 €
    • Large size / poster (matte) | printer: ZIVposter (roll 1) | price: 5,00 € * | manual
    • Large size / poster (high-gloss) | printer: ZIVposter (roll 2) | price: 15,00 € * | manual

    * The indicated prices correspond to DIN-A0 prints and serve as orientation values. Costs are calculated based on the exact size of the print.

  • Printing possibilities

    Printing from anywhere

    Using the virtual desktop (terminal server), you can print from anywhere - including home. As Print & Pay printers are already installed on the terminal server, you only have to set up access to the terminal server in order to print. A4 or A3 print-outs will be sorted in the print-out pigeon-holes at Einsteinstraße 60. Your individual pigeon-hole is one of the boxes with the first letter of your user-ID. Your own print-outs can be recognised by the coloured cover sheet marked with your userID. Poster print-outs will be put into big boxes which are arranged alphabetically. Instructions for printing at our large-format printers can be foud here.

    Printing in den ZIV pools (Einsteinstraße 60)

    For small print jobs a self-service printer is available at Einsteinstraße 60. Log into a computer in the ZIV Computer-Labs, in order to use this printer. Your print-outs will be available on location.

  • Notes on Print & Pay

    Print output trays

    • The printout and poster boxes are located at Einsteinstraße 60 near the service desk.
    • Each DIN A4-/A3-printout is covered with a color sheet on which i.a. the user ID is located.
    • DIN A4-prints are sorted into the compartments with the first or the first two letters of the user ID (except underscore).
    • DIN A3-prints are sorted into separate compartments with the first letter of the user ID.
    • Posters (large format print in DIN A0/A1/A2) are rolled up and sorted into the posterboxes of the weekday of the printout.

    Storage time

    Please pick up your printouts as soon as possible:

    • DIN A4-/A3-prints will be sorted out after approx. 4 weeks.
    • Posters (large format prints in DIN A0/A1/A2) will be sorted out after 2 weeks.