Paper Ordering Procedure

Ordering for Pay-for-Print Devices

Ordering paper for any printer / copier / fax device that is part of the Pay-For-Print system has changed since the launch of Workday.

Please contact toni.lee@ubc.ca for details on the new process.


Recommended Paper Types

  • Staples Order: DPP1977 Paper, Recycled 30%, Earthchoice, 11″, 500/pk, Letter Size 8.5 x 11
  • DPP1978 Paper, Recycled 30%, Earthchoice, 14″, 500/pk, Legal Size 8.5 x 14
  • DPP1343 Paper, Recycled 30%, Earthchoice, 17″, 500/pk, Ledger/Tabloid Size. 11 x 17

A SKID of paper equates to a quantity of 400 packs. For standard 8.5″ x 11″ paper, there are ten packages [reams] of paper to a box.

Paper is available and can be ordered in the three common standard paper sizes, with 30% recycled content. For budgetary and sustainability purposes, we respectfully request that you only order paper with 30% recycled content at this time.


Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How many packages [reams] of paper are in a box? A skid?

A. It depends on the paper size. For standard 8.5″ x 11″ paper, there are 10 packages [reams] of paper to a box, and 400 packages [40 boxes] to a skid.


Q. Who do I contact with any other questions that arise?

A. Contact Toni Lee toni.lee@ubc.ca.