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 2016-2017 report include:
- Eight-two percent of course materials were purchased from the campus store.
- Students spent an average of $579 on course materials during the year.
- Forty-three percent of students rented at least one course material in fall 2016 compared to 40% in fall 2015.
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: 2016-2017 Report