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Florida A&M University Establishes Subscription Partnership with Cengage to Increase Textbook Affordability

With Cengage Unlimited subscription, students will have unlimited access to more than 22,000 course materials for a nominal fee

TALLAHASSEE–Tuesday, June 23: Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (FAMU) recently entered into an agreement with Cengage to offer subscription-based access to course materials through Cengage Unlimited. The partnership will allow FAMU students to obtain thousands of eBooks, study guides and other materials for less than $125 each calendar year. Beginning this fall, FAMU students will … Read more
Cengage Expands Institutional Offerings to Support Colleges and Universities Moving to Online Learning

Cengage Unlimited for Institutions Includes Affordable Access to Course Materials, Faculty Training and Online Course Setup, and Administrator Support Services

BOSTON— May 28, 2020 – Cengage today announced the expansion of its popular Cengage Unlimited subscription service to support colleges and universities moving to online or hybrid instruction due to COVID-19.  In addition to affordable student access to Cengage ebooks and digital learning platforms, Cengage Unlimited for Institutions offers scalable academic services to move courses … Read more
Affordability Initiative Making a Difference: College Students Expected to Save $160 Million on Course Materials with Cengage Unlimited Subscription

More than 1 million subscriptions sold in first year of innovative model’s availability

BOSTON—August 8, 2019 — As college students head back to campus, Cengage Unlimited is expected to save students another $100 million this academic year, bringing the total savings to $160 million. Now in its second academic year, the industry’s first textbook subscription continues to increase its value beyond the course. Each subscription now includes more … Read more
Cengage and UNCF (United Negro College Fund) Announce Free Cengage Unlimited Subscriptions for HBCU Students

1,000 HBCU Students to Receive Free Access to More than 22,000 Cengage Course Materials, Online Homework Access Codes, Study Guides and More

BOSTON— August 6, 2019 — Cengage and UNCF (United Negro College Fund) today announced a program to provide 1,000 students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) with free, semester-long subscriptions to Cengage Unlimited. UNCF, the largest educational organization supporting and advocating for minorities for nearly 75 years, will administer the program and select the recipients on … Read more
National Geographic Learning Launches Subscription Service to Lower Costs and Increase Access to College-Level Courses

New Pathways Digital Subscription for AP, Honors, Electives and Career and Technical Education; Potential to Save Districts Up to 50%

BOSTON, January 7, 2019 —In a move designed to lower costs and increase access to college-level courses, National Geographic Learning (NGL), a part of Cengage, today announced a subscription service for high schools.  The subscription, called Pathways, offers a curated collection of online educational programs for career and technical education (CTE) and Advanced Placement (AP), … Read more
College Students Expected to Save $60 Million this Academic Year Using New Subscription Service for Textbooks and Course Materials

Cengage Unlimited subscription offers unlimited access to more than 22,000 eBooks, online homework access codes and study guides at affordable price

BOSTON—November 27, 2018—After tuition, college students say buying textbooks is their leading source of financial stress, according to a recent survey. In fact, 85 percent of students surveyed said paying for textbooks and course materials is more stressful than buying food, housing or health care. For the 2018-19 school year, college students finally have some … Read more
OhioLINK Partners with Cengage to Help More Than 600,000 College Students Save Money on Course Materials
BOSTON and COLUMBUS, Ohio, November 5, 2018 —  Cengage, an education and technology company, and OhioLINK, a statewide academic library consortium, have partnered to make digital course materials more affordable for Ohio college students. The inclusive access pricing agreement reduces the course-level price of Cengage e-textbooks and courseware up to 80 percent and 45 percent, … Read more
Ultimate Medical Academy Partners with Cengage for Unlimited Access Subscription to Course Materials
BOSTON and TAMPA, Fla., August 28, 2018 —  Ultimate Medical Academy, an accredited nonprofit healthcare educational institution, is giving its thousands of students across the nation subscriptions to Cengage Unlimited, the first-of-its-kind subscription service for higher education course materials. Cengage, the largest U.S.-based education and technology company serving the higher education market, provides course materials … Read more
Heading Back to Campus? College Students Finally Have an Alternative to Buying Traditional, High-Priced Textbooks and Course Materials

New Cengage subscription service for course materials—unlimited access for one price—now available

BOSTON—August 1, 2018—As millions of college students head back to campus this month, they’ll embark on what’s become a dreaded, semi-annual ritual: buying textbooks and course materials.  It’s a process that, according to a new survey by Morning Consult, brings significant financial stress for students about how they’ll afford their course materials and still pay … Read more
New Survey: College Students Consider Buying Course Materials a Top Source of Financial Stress

Survey reveals minority students are disproportionately impacted, students sacrifice food for textbooks

 BOSTON, July 26, 2018 — College students consider buying course materials to be their top source of financial stress after tuition, and the lack of access and affordability of materials has a negative impact on their learning and performance, according to a new survey of 1,651 current and former college students.  The survey was conducted … Read more