DC (Jan. 14) – Howard University Bookstore (HUB) and industry
leader Chegg unveiled a new textbook rental program designed to provide
students with a convenient, easy and affordable option.
Powered by Chegg program is a win-win partnership for students and the
University,” said Antwan Clinton, director of the Howard University
Bookstore and Trademark & Licensing. “We are always looking
for ways to create seamless systems and economical choices for students.”
that the University will earn a commission to help support the program
and other student improvements at the HUB.
Powered by Chegg program, student can rent their textbooks from their
campus bookstore using rental stands for ease and accessibility.
As an added bonus, each time a student places an order, the company plants
a tree through its partnership with the American Forests Global ReLeaf
mission is to save students money and time,” said Nathan Schultz,
vice president of Content Management for Chegg. “This partnership
brings the textbook rental option directly to Howard students, providing
a convenient and familiar bookstore experience.”
rentals became available on Monday, Jan. 10, 2011.
is a private, research university that is comprised of 12 schools and
colleges. Founded in 1867, students pursue studies in more than
120 areas leading to undergraduate, graduate and professional degrees.
Since 1998, the University has produced two Rhodes Scholars, two Truman
Scholars, a Marshall Scholar, 21 Fulbright Scholars and 11 Pickering Fellows.
Howard also produces more on campus African-American Ph.D. recipients
than any other university in the United States. For more information on
Howard University, call 202-238-2330, or visit the University’s
Web site at www.howard.edu