Insights on course materials trends, spending, and attitudes
Student Watch* provides a wealth of information on course material trends, tracks textbook spending, and looks at students' attitudes toward the college store and other purchasing options.
Highlights from the 2015-2016 report include:
- Seventy-four percent of students prefer the campus store when buying their course materials.
- Students spent an average of $602 on course materials during the year.
- Approximately six out of 10 students used at least one digital component, either an e-book or access code, during the fall 2015 term.
These insights, combined with a detailed analysis of your campus, help us develop the right course materials strategy for your store.
*Student Watch™—Attitudes & Behaviors toward Course Materials: 2015-2016 Report