The Chaparral


Interested in placing an advertisement in The Chaparral? We have options this year for online and social media posts.

About the Chaparral

Our newspaper is fully digital this year and reaches students, faculty and staff at College of the Desert.

According to Institutional research, College of the Desert served its highest number of students in the college’s history and boasted the largest graduating class.

Demographic 2018-2019 Source: Institutional Research

GENDER: 9,222 female and 6,845 male.

AGE: 4,016 were 19 or younger, 5,302 between 20-24, 2,333 between 25-29, 1,350 between 30-34, 879 between 35-39, 1,203 between 40-49 and 984 were 50 or older.

Publication Dates

The Chaparral website is updated weekly as news happens. If you are interested in placing an ad we can offer you semester long prices that include banner locations and social media posts.

If you want to place an ad in the online newspaper at please contact faculty advisor Laurilie Jackson at [email protected] Thanks for your support.

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