Research Poster Template

These editable templates for printed research posters are in the most common poster size (48” × 36”) and orientation (horizontal). Please check with conference organizers for specific conference requirements regarding exact poster dimensions. It is available for InDesign and PowerPoint.


Download the InDesign template


Download the poster template as a .potx file

Things to know about the template

  • The template was designed for use by researchers but also may be used by the general campus. It was created in response to a request from faculty members and staff for a campus resource.
  • The template includes generous room for content and neutral backgrounds so that charts, graphs and other images stand out.
  • Three pages are included in the template: an orange version, a blue version and a page with the National Science Foundation logo.

Information about printing and transporting

Illini Union Document Services can print posters on a wide variety of materials suited to your needs. Ordering information, including instructions, is embedded in the template.