IMMACULATA, Pa., Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Immaculata University will transition its campus store from Barnes & Noble to Follett Higher Education on Feb. 15, 2018, bringing affordable course material options and fresh product assortments to the campus community.
With this new collaboration between Follett and Immaculata University, students and faculty will benefit from Follett's expansive inventory of affordable course material choices. Cost-saving print options include used books as well as Follett's text rental program that saves students up to 80 percent compared to purchasing new titles. New store services include Follett's popular price match program, which helps ensure students get their materials at the lowest cost possible, and their year-round buyback program, which allows students to sell back their used books. Follett will also offer affordable open educational resources content and courseware by Lumen Learning. Additionally, students will have access to a diverse selection of digital learning technologies that help promote anywhere/anytime access to the materials they need when they need them.
"One of Follett's main objectives is to provide low-cost course material options while driving student success," said Clay Wahl, president of Follett Higher Education. "We're thrilled to team up with Immaculata University to serve their community of students, alumni, parents, faculty and staff. Customers can expect the Immaculata Campus Store to deliver great products and convenient services that enhance life on campus."
Beyond course materials, Follett will refresh the store's general merchandise offerings to be a one-stop shop for both classroom and campus life essentials. Customers can expect a custom product assortment that reflects local interests as well as national trends in supplies, technology, clothing, gifts and more. Exciting brands carried include Champion®, NIKE® and League® Collegiate Outfitters. The full breadth of the store's products and services can be explored both in-store and online through immaculatashop.com.
About Immaculata University | www.immaculata.edu
Immaculata University, a Catholic academic community, founded and sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, is committed to scholarship, formation of the whole person for leadership and service, and empowerment of all to seek truth, promote justice, and engage in dialogue between faith and culture.
About the Immaculata Campus Store | www.immaculatashop.com
The Immaculata Campus Store is solely devoted to serving students, faculty, staff, alumni and fans – offering products and services both in-store and online at eFollett.com. The store is located at 1145 King Road, Immaculata, PA 19345.
About Follett Corporation | www.follett.com
Follett is a $3.4 billion privately held company headquartered in Westchester, Illinois. As a leading provider of education technology, services and physical and digital content, Follett works with 70,000 schools and operates more than 1,250 local campus stores and 1,600 virtual stores. With the 2016 acquisition of Baker & Taylor, LLC, Follett's reach also extends into the public library and global retail markets. For more information, visit www.follett.com. For more information on our partnership with Lumen Learning, visit www.follett.com/lumen.
SOURCE Follett Corporation