Advertising Manager: Alexia Mersola at

Interested in placing an advertisement in The Chaparal?

Our newspaper reaches students, faculty and staff at College of the Desert through five print editions for the Spring 2018 semester in addition to a constantly-updated website. We offer a variety of print and online ads to local and national businesses and interest groups.

Our dates of publication for the Spring 2018 semester are as follows:

Issue #1 February 26, 2018
Issue #2 March 12, 2018
Issue #3 April 9, 2018
Issue #4 April 30, 2018
Issue #5 May 21, 2018


If you want to place an ad in the newspaper print or online at the  please contact our advertising manager Alexia Mersola at


Here is the packages we are offering this semester, please email for more details: