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How to Print with BroncoPrint

How to Print with BroncoPrint

What you need to print:

  • Boise State Identification Card or BroncoPrint Card
  • Value on the card

How to print from a library computer:

  • Preview the document and review how it will print to ensure desired results
  • Click “Print”
  • Enter your Boise State University user
    name or your BroncoPrint card number
  • Enter a name for the job, it can be any name at all
  • Click “Print” again
  • Walk to a BroncoPrint Station
    • First floor West side
      First floor West side
    • First floor near Starbucks
      First floor near Starbucks
    • First floor near Reference Desk
      First floor near Reference Desk
  • Scan your card on the card reader
  • Tap the screen on the jobs you want to print
  • Hit Print
  • Retrieve your job
  • Ask for help if something goes wrong!

Color Printing

Color Printing

From the BroncoPrint dialog when you go to Print, select color printing from the printer menu.
The color printer works with your BroncoPrint account and is billed at $ .20/page, double-sided color printing is billed at $0.36/page.

One-Sided Printing

One Sided Printing

Double-sided printing is the default setting on the printers. One-sided printing costs $0.08, but double-sided printing costs $0.14 and is a more cost-efficient printing choice for multiple pages. To change to one-sided remove the checkmark from “Print on Both Sides” in the Document Options Print Settings.

Wireless Laptop Printing

Wireless Laptop Printing

BroncoPrint Wireless Printing
Students, faculty and staff may access the BroncoPrint system via the “Bronco-Wireless” network.

BroncoPrint is supported on Windows and Mac OS X (10.6 to 10.9).

32 – bit
64 – bit

BroncoPrint installer
Mac BroncoPrint installer supports Mavericks (OS 10.8-10.11).

For detailed BroncoPrint information and help please see the Office of Information Technology’s site:

Color Poster / Large Format Plotter Printer

Color Poster / Large Format Plotter Printer

Follow the directions in this document to print your poster with the large format plotter printer.

The color poster / large format plotter printer is located on the first floor of the library.

Departments who wish to pay for their students printing can set up an account by contacting the OIT Help Desk to purchase a Bronco Print Card. Once received, department money can be transferred to it. When contacting OIT, be prepared to provide the purpose of the card, department account number, and the amount to be placed on the card.

To assist students in using the department print card in the library, faculty can arrange for the card to be checked out to identified students. Please contact Ash Whitwell at: or (208) 426-4039 and provide a list of authorized students.