Advertise in Campus Pride’s Purple Backpack Resource Guide

The sixth annual Purple Backpack Student Leader Resource Guide will release Fall 2017 – Advertise for as low as $595 and reach thousands of students across the nation

Campus Pride’s “Lil Purple Backpack” Resource Guide is a 60+ page, full-color, pocket-sized resource guide filled to the brim with exciting student organizing and social justice tips and tricks, how-to’s and action guides for LGBTQ students, campus and community organizers, student organizations and staff and faculty.

View the 2016-17 Purple Backpack Student Leader Resource Guide:


25,000 copies distributed across the nation annually


  • Thousands of individuals at colleges and universities nationwide
  • Directly to colleges and universities
  • Campus Pride LGBTQ-Friendly College Fairs
  • National and regional LGBTQ college activism conferences
  • Digital through Campus Pride website, blog, social media, e-news and distribution list (100,000+ per semester)

Pricing & Specifications 

View spec information for sizing and advertisement pricing information.

Deadline to purchase is September 26, 2017

You may purchase ads immediately online with a credit card or by check made payable to Campus Pride (Fed ID: 14-1969456). Full payment will confirm your ad placement. Limited advertisement placements. Availability is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Once you buy your ad online, please email your advertisement to Confirmation of your ad will be sent within 5 business days. Failure to send your ad will not entitle you to a refund.

Campus Pride is the leading national educational organization for LGBTQ and ally college students and campus groups building future leaders and safer, more LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities. The organization provides resources and services to thousands of college students and nearly 1400 campuses annually. Learn more online at