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Connecticut Students Will Get a Break on Cost of Texts



by Kerri-Lee Maryland

A new agreement between Connecticut State Colleges and Universities and Follett Higher Education Group is going to help college students save more than $4 million in textbook costs.

“I think that’s something that students get very worried about when they hear textbooks and with these negotiations I think students can get a lot less worried when they hear about the cost of textbooks,” said Andrew Albert, a student at Tunxis.

Textbooks can cost students hundreds of dollars they sometimes don’t have, and often are only used for one semester.

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