Students already faced with keeping up in classes, maintaining a job during tough economic times, and surviving on their own away from home have another worry dangled over their heads: the ever-rising cost of textbooks.
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Armed with my syllabi, I marched into the University of La Verne Bookstore. Since classes have already begun, there were few used books so I grabbed as many as I could and decided not to even look at the prices when I had to opt for the new texts. Just after finalizing my student loans […]
What is the Campus Times thinking? Have they lost their focus?
Textbook prices are too high and will continue to rise, according to a recent report by a California student advocacy group.
It is coming. We are about halfway there. Yes, the time to buy textbooks for next semester is getting closer everyday.
With so many college expenses, some students are trying to save their money by purchasing textbooks online rather than buying them at the University of La Verne bookstore.
College students account for a percentage of the population which is usually short on cash. College students support an institution that provides an education. But at the same time mandate expenses that add to student debt. These expenses range from lab fees to student activity fees and then there are textbooks.
University of La Verne students have taken notice of the 48-hour book return policy at the ULV Bookstore that starts seven days after the beginning of a class. It used to be that students had a two-week grace period to return books. This is no longer the case.
College students know the cost of the university in which they are applying. They realize the cost of food they will need. They can estimate how much money in loans they will need in order to live on campus. All of these expenses are a given when students apply to college. But what comes as […]
They permit continuous learning, allow students to miss class occasionally and prepare them for exams and the professional world. They are an everlasting resource, provide access to knowledge and are excellent references, often from experts.