eCampus provides web and mobile apps that guide a student from college acceptance through graduation. The company was founded by college fraternity brothers, Dan Thibodeau and Justin Gaither shortly after they graduated from the University of Miami. Dan and Justin previously co-founded Campus Loft Solutions.
eCampus launched it's first product in 2010 and has bootstrapped to $415,000 in total revenue in 2013.
The company operates three businesses:
Social network that helps students find compatible roommates to live with. Over 475,000 students have signed up since 2010 launch.
The Expedia or Kayak for finding the best prices on textbooks. Textsurf compares prices from a number of online vendors to help students save money.
An iPhone app that helps students join their classmates, discover shared interests and find out who likes them on campus. This app will launch in the app store in April of 2014.