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11 Colleges That Give Students iPads (PHOTOS)

08/19/2010 08:30 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

While the Kindle was widely declared a flop by the colleges that used it, some schools have higher hopes for the iPad as a classroom tool -- so they're giving them to students, and sometimes for free. According to CNN, these colleges see Apple's newest toy as " a collaborative tool, a standardized mobile device to integrate into curriculums, and, in some cases, even a cost-saving device."

Check out which schools gift students with an iPad below (in return for their decision to enroll).

What do you think? Do you have an iPad? Will you use it for schoolwork? Weigh in below.

Colleges Giving Out FREE IPADS (PHOTOS)
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