Frequently Asked Questions
What are the USU Campus Store's hours?
Monday - Friday 8am to 5pm
Saturday 11am to 3pm
What forms of payment are accepted at the USU Campus Store? In store we accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Personal Checks, Cash, Aggie Express, and Gift Cards. Online we accept Visa, MasterCard, and Discover.
Are my textbooks tax-free?
Yes. There is no sales tax charged on textbooks sold at the USU Campus Store.
How do I know what books I need?
You can see your booklist by typing in your A number and banner password at this section of our website: http://campusstore2.usu.edu/printlist.php.
What is a course reader? (CRSRDR)
A CRSRDR is a required text put together by your professor and printed on campus. It may include syllabi, course notes, and entire books that are no longer in print.
When are books available for theupcoming semester?
We begin receiving books about 8 weeks before the term begins. To get access to the biggest selection of new and used books, shop early!
What is book-it?
You reserve the books online; we pull and bag the right books for your classes, and have them ready for you to pick up when you arrive on campus.There is a $5 charge for the book-it program.
Can I sell my books back at the end ofthe semester?
Yes. You can sell them at textbook buyback at the end of the semester. We base the buyback value of books on current market value and based of the professor’s request for the title.
Can I order a book that is not instock?
Yes, during the “book-it” period you can order a book online through our website. Follow our instructions on this page: http://campusstore.usu.edu/t-order-instructions.aspx
What should I do when a book for myclass is sold out?
Please order it online through our website. Instructions can be found here:http://campusstore.usu.edu/t-order-instructions.aspx
Can I rent a book from the Campus Store?Can I rent it online?
We do offer rentals through the Campus Store. We also offer rentals online at http://usu.verbacompare.com/.If you choose to rent online, the books will be shipped to your house.
What is your return policy?
Our returns policy can be found here: http://campusstore.usu.edu/t-returns.aspx.
Should I buy new or used?
While some may want new textbooks free from marks and highlighting, others may prefer to save up to 25% by purchasing used textbooks. Used books are in high demand, so hurry in, shop early, and save money.
Does the bookstore carry test prep andstudy aids?
We carry a wide variety of test prep materials. GMAT prep and Praxis test prep is available on the north side of the store near textbooks.
Can I order a book that is not beingused for a class?
Please contact our trade books department by calling (435)-797-1639.
Computers and Technology
Can I get a discount on computers and software?
We offer excellent educational computer and software discounts available to USU students, faculty and staff. Please contact us at Aggie Tech
What is the difference between a trade book and a textbook?
Trade books include reference books, best sellers, children's books, religious books and other general reading books. However, the trade book department may carry several books that supplement class textbooks. Textbooks are books that are specifically ordered for use in class by instructors.
Can you special order a trade book that is not in stock?
Yes. We would be glad to special order any book for you at NO additional charge. Generally, we can get your book within 7 - 10 working days. There is an additional fee for express shipping.