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Jun 21, 2018, 05:28 ET National Association of College Stores Applauds Supreme Court Ruling in Favor of Fair Sales Tax Policy for all Retailers

In a substantial victory for higher education and college stores, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) ruled Thursday that states have the ...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:04 ET NACS: South Dakota v. Wayfair Decision will have Major Implications for Main Street Retailers

The National Association of College Stores (NACS), today issued the following statement following oral arguments heard by the Supreme Court of the...


Aug 07, 2017, 16:17 ET New Report from National Association of College Stores Shows Decrease in Overall Spending on Course Materials by College Students

During the 2016-17 academic year, college students spent an average of $579 on 10 required course materials. That's down from $602 on 10 units the...


Jul 21, 2016, 12:10 ET New Report from National Association of College Stores Shows Increase in Use of Digital Course Materials

The preference for digital course materials by college students is gradually increasing according to the National Association of College Stores'...


Apr 12, 2016, 11:31 ET National Association of College Stores Reaches Agreement with Bigger Words on Textbook Savings Claims

The National Association of College Stores (NACS), the professional trade association representing the collegiate retailing industry, today announced ...


Jul 17, 2015, 03:40 ET National Association of College Stores Study Shows Continued Decline in Annual Student Spending on Course Materials

Annual student spending on college course materials has declined steadily over the past seven years, according to the National Association of College ...


Apr 01, 2015, 10:33 ET Course Material Rentals Up Significantly Among College Students

College students are increasingly taking advantage of the lower-cost option of renting their course materials, with 40.4% of students renting at...


Oct 07, 2014, 01:47 ET Campus Stores to Celebrate Fourth Annual National Student Day

Nearly 2,000 college and high school campus stores across North America will be celebrating the fourth annual National Student Day on Thursday,...


Sep 25, 2014, 10:53 ET All-New National Student Day Contest Opens Today

National Student Day launches a brand-new photo-sharing contest Sept. 25 – Oct. 24 that gives students the opportunity to win in a $1,000 cash prize...


Aug 25, 2014, 10:59 ET Back To Class: College Stores Provide Students Many Ways To Save This Fall

It's a common misperception that the college store gouges students on textbook sales, but nothing could be further from the truth. The more than...


Aug 19, 2014, 10:34 ET Back to Class: 10 Money-Saving Tips on Textbooks From the College Store

With the cost of a year's worth of required course materials averaging $638*, college students constantly seek ways to save money when it comes to...


Aug 07, 2014, 11:11 ET Back to Class: The Straight Facts about Your College Bookstore

There are many misconceptions circulating today about college course materials and the campus bookstore: It's too expensive to buy or rent your books ...


Jan 30, 2014, 03:00 ET Use of Free or Low-Cost Course Materials Slow to Catch On

A study released today of a statewide effort in Washington to offer free or reduced-cost course materials for the most popular community college...


Oct 03, 2013, 10:03 ET College Stores Celebrate Third National Student Day

Today more than 1,800 college stores across North America are celebrating the third annual National Student Day. Sponsored by the National...


Jul 10, 2013, 10:00 ET This Year's National Student Day Set for 10.3.13

More than 1,680 college stores across North America are on board to celebrate the third annual National Student Day on Oct. 3, 2013. That number is...


Apr 15, 2013, 09:54 ET NACS Subsidiary indiCo Expands Services to Independent College Stores

indiCo LLC, a subsidiary of the National Association of College Stores (NACS) committed to supporting independent college stores, today completed its ...


Nov 20, 2012, 12:02 ET National Post-Election Poll Finds Broad-Based Support For Retaining American Opportunity Tax Credit

An overwhelming majority of Americans support extending an important tax credit that makes higher education more affordable for millions of their...


Nov 05, 2012, 10:16 ET Second Annual National Student Day Winners Announced

he National Association of College Stores (NACS) is pleased to announce the winners of its second annual National Student Day contest. (Logo:...


Oct 04, 2012, 09:10 ET College Stores Across North America Celebrate Second National Student Day

Today more than 1,545 college stores across North America are celebrating the second annual National Student Day. Sponsored by the National...


Sep 19, 2012, 12:14 ET National Student Day Contest Rewards Volunteers with Scholarships and iPads

College students that give back by volunteering could win up to $3,000 or an iPad by entering National Student Day's nationwide contest by Oct. 4....


Sep 04, 2012, 10:20 ET Saving Textbook Receipts Could Save College Students Up to $2,500

Keeping track of their course material expenses could help save college students and their families up to $2,500 annually. (Logo:...


Aug 22, 2012, 12:12 ET Purchasing from College Store has Buying Local Benefit

Since the start of a new semester can be overwhelming to many college students, the one-stop-shopping at the campus bookstore can be comforting. But, ...


Aug 16, 2012, 12:01 ET Four Textbook Buying Myths Debunked!

As students head back to class after summer break, they are bombarded with an overwhelming amount of alternative options and inaccurate information...


Aug 15, 2012, 03:03 ET College Stores Set Oct. 4 to Recognize Student Volunteerism With National Student Day

The time has come for college students to once again be recognized by college stores for their volunteerism during the second annual National Student ...


Aug 08, 2012, 10:17 ET College Stores Earn Gold Medal for Textbook Rentals

College students seeking to save money on textbooks need look no further than their local college store. Nearly all college stores now offer textbook ...