Laser Printing Account Setup/Deposit
Revised: April 2015.
Students, use this form to set up an ACMS Student Laser Printing Account or to add funds to an existing account.
NOTE: ACMS accounts are not usable on Library printers. All Library printers are managed by Imprints. See http://iaccess.ucsd.edu for more information.
(Faculty/Staff recharge plotting info can be found here).
dollar amount that you authorize on the next Web form will be billed
to you by UCSD Student Business Services
along with your registration fees, etc.
How this payment method works
This facility allows you to set up a Laser Printing Account to pay for printing
on Academic Computing & Media Services (ACMS)
laser printers and color printers.
If you already have a laser account you can also use this form to add money
to your existing account.
On the next page you will be asked to pre-deposit a dollar amount to
your laser account. The pre-deposit amount will
be charged in advance in full to your UCSD Student Business Services billing account and is
Note however, laser accounts remain in existence
from quarter to quarter as long as you are a student at UCSD.
The cost of normal black and white printing on 8.5x11
paper (single or double sided) is currently five cents ($.05) per page. This rate is subject to change.
Color printing is available for twenty cents ($.20) per page.
Charges for printing that you do will be deducted from your ACMS laser account
balance. If your balance goes below $0.00 you will no longer be able to print
and must add more money using this facility or by making an in-person deposit with a check or Pluscard.
Your laser account will automatically be attached to your current
ACMS login account(s) and any future ACMS accounts you obtain.