Preferred Vendors & Resources

Preferred Vendors & Resources



  • B&H Photo Video EDU Advantage

    • Discounts for Students & Educators. A free exclusive membership for students and educators who are in imaging and audio fields of study, that offers discounted prices on thousands of products.



  • Adobe Creative Cloud for Students

    • Students and teachers are eligible for over 60% discount on Adobe Creative Cloud. Get access to Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere Pro and more.

  • Capture One Pro 11 for Education

    • Educational pricing is available for all currently enrolled University Students and Faculty. Please email them at from your email address with your University Picture ID to qualify for the 50% discount ($299 list). Educational pricing is only valid for the purchase of Capture One Pro (not on subscriptions or the Sony version). The license is a full Pro version and is valid for three computers.

WebSite Templates, Domains

  • Portfoliobox

    • Portfoliobox lets you build your own online portfolio. You can manage galleries, e-commerce, blogs and much more. Free PRO site for CBU Photography.

  • Squarespace

    • Get 50% off your first full year of Squarespace by signing up with your academic email address.

  • Adobe MyPortfolio

    • Beautifully simple artist portfolio websites, included w/ Adobe Creative Cloud. Typekit Library of Fonts. Switch Layouts Anytime. Use Your Own Domain Name. Professional Layouts.

  • Format

    • Choose your theme, add your work, and customize it to fully make it your own. Link Your Social Profiles. Unlimited Bandwidth. Free 14 day trial. Mobile & Tablet ready. No Credit Card Required.

  • Wix

    • Easily create a website, blog or online store. Start your free trial today! No Plugins Necessary. Modern Templates. 24/7 Customer Support. Free 14-day Trial. Custom Domains.

  • GoDaddy $0.99 Domain

    • GoDaddy powers the world’s largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 18M customers worldwide and 77M domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work.

printers - BUsiness cards & Promos


    • Since 2000, San Francisco Bay Area-based has specialized in printing the highest-quality Satin postcards and business cards. Our core customer has always been the creative community, from independent artists to full-service creative agencies. We are always considering new ways to help our customers get what they need, in the easiest way possible. Our ordering process is simple and quick. Whether it’s for you or your client, is dedicated to helping you get the best-quality printing.

  • Moo for Students

    • At MOO, they offer premium Business Cards, Postcards and more. It’s everything you need to sell yourself.

  • Clubcard Printing

    • Clubcard Printing located in Vancouver and San Francisco offers premium business cards, postcards, stickers, booklets, banners, posters, letterpress and graphic design services.

  • Majestic Printing Systems - Riverside, California

    • As your local quick printer, you’ll find working with them is a breeze. Their state-of-the-art digital HP Indigo Press produces high-quality products such as business cards, brochures, catalogs, flyers and more at a fraction of the time of traditional printing.

  • Rowley Press - Riverside, California

    • Letterpress studio and purveyors of fine goods. They print, have frog races, host events, and try to stay away from boredom.

printers - magazines, books, & Promos

  • Magcloud

    • MagCloud prints your content on demand whenever you or one of your customers orders a copy. All publications are printed in full color with a full bleed on HP Indigo digital presses. These commercial presses have been calibrated to provide a high quality output of all your content, from crisp text to brilliant graphics. All publications are printed on paper that is FSC-certified and acid-free, and the weight of the paper is dependent on the length of your publication and the binding type you select.

  • Blurb

    • Blurb is a self-publishing and marketing platform that unleashes the creative genius inside everyone. Blurb’s platform makes it easy to design, publish, promote, and sell professional-quality printed books and ebooks.

  • Paper Chase Press - Los Angeles, California

    • Paper Chase Press is a second generation, family-run press and bindery providing clients bespoke, cutting-edge printed media since 1976. The firm is owned and operated by a group of skilled artisans, each providing expertise from several sides of the industry, allowing us to work directly with our customers as a printer and design partner. Our in-house production allows us to focus on quality craftsmanship as we build an environmentally conscious, community-focused business.

bookbinders & Custom Portfolios

  • Kristen Dunn - Long Beach, California

    • Kristin Dunn bookbinding & design specializes in designing and building custom portfolios, specialty boxes, invitation panels and presentation folders. By combining innovative design with detailed craftsmanship they succeed in creating unique portfolios and presentation structures for discerning photographers, fine artists, architects and designers across the country and abroad. Students receive a 10% discount on services.

  • Mullenberg Designs - Biddeford, Maine

    • Mullenberg Design is a a hand bookbindery owned and operated by Scott Mullenberg. Scott has been collaborating one-on-one with creatives for over two decades to create custom portfolios and presentation structures that stand apart from rest.

  • House of Portfolios - New York, New York

    • The House of Portfolios was founded in 1990 with the mission to deliver quality portfolios that not only complete the photographers vision- but also protect their work. Today The House of Portfolios serves a client base that is local, domestic, and international. We strive to uphold the ideals and goals of our clients. Every one of our portfolios are handmade and custom-designed for long-lasting beauty and durability.

  • Pina Zangaro - San Francisco, California

    • Using extraordinary design, the best materials available and state-of-the-art manufacturing, they're redefining the way printed artwork and documents are presented. They’ve created a system of books, boxes, cases and related accessories that will guarantee that your work is not just noticed, but loved. You need a presentation solution that will make your work stand out from the crowd. That’s what they do.

  • Case Envy - Seattle, Washington

    • Original design, exceptional quality. They take this stuff seriously. You could say it’s the words they live by, and you’d be right. When their founder, Jason Brown, started out in 1993, he was creating handmade presentation pieces one by one in his Seattle studio. Guess what — they still have a Seattle studio where Jason designs each product and supervises the transformation from raw materials to expertly crafted objects of desire.