SOURCE: Campus Entertainment

Campus Entertainment

December 19, 2011 08:43 ET

Campus Entertainment Survey Finds Fashion and Tech Items Top Student Holiday Wish Lists

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Dec 19, 2011) - According to a recent survey of college students, Santa needs to brush up on his sense of fashion. The survey was conducted by college marketing company Campus Entertainment and included over 2,000 students on campuses across the country.

In the survey, students were asked to list their top 5 "wish list" items for the Holidays. Clothing was the most popular, with 58% of respondents including it on their list. High tech gadgets were also popular with students, with the most requested (41% of respondents) being a "tablet" -- the iPad and Kindle Fire were the two mentioned most.

The survey illustrated what a key role technology plays in student's lives. 89% of the wish lists included at least one hi-tech item (smartphone, tablet, computer, iPod, television, Xbox, etc.). In an encouraging note, 17% of the respondents included items more in line with the Holiday spirit, like spending time with family or wishes for their friends and loved ones.

Top Ten Items on Student's Wish Lists

1. Clothes
2. Tablet
3. Money
4. Digital Camera
5. Xbox 360
6. Smartphone
7. Laptop
8. Car
9. Books
10. iPod

About Campus Entertainment
Campus Entertainment is a full-service marketing firm dedicated to creating engaging campaigns that connect products and services with the coveted college student demographic. Campus Entertainment's partnership with the National Association for Campus Activities provides access to over 900 U.S. college campuses. For more information please go to

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Chip Rives
    Campus Entertainment