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10 Best Shops for ASU Students in Tempe

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Cowtown Skateboards

When it comes down to it, some students prefer boards over bikes. For them, there's Cowtown Skateboards. The skate shop carries notable board brands and gear -- as well as clothing, watches, hats, and other attire to outfit your whole back-to-school look.

Tempe Camera

Whether you're looking to capture the year's most memorable moments or enrolling as a photography student in the fine arts program, Tempe Camera has you covered. Their knowledgeable staff can help you find the right gear, inform you of upcoming in-store classes, repair used or damaged equipment, and share tools and tricks for taking the best pictures.

Ash Avenue Comics

Not every book you put your nose in has to be for school. Treat yourself with sci-fi thrillers, cartoon classics, and graphic novels along with the great selection of comics, shirts, toys, and magazines at Ash Ave Comics & Books. The Tempe shop of comics enthusiasts also hosts community events for fellow fans together, including the Ash Ave Comic Book Club. For more information, visit

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