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West Chester University

West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383


Location: Sykes Student Union Building
Phone: 610-436-2242
Web site: www.wcubookstore.com

You may purchase apparel, gifts, gift cards, and all of your semester textbooks online.

Fall and Spring Semesters
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Summer Session
Monday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The bookstore will have extended hours, as announced, during the opening of each semester.

The bookstore is owned and operated by Student Services, Inc. (SSI) to service the requirements of the total University community.

The bookstore provides used and new textbooks for all courses. Books are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by course abbreviation and section number. Please bring your class schedule and class syllabus with you when purchasing textbooks. You may also purchase your semester textbooks from our website (www.wcubookstore.com). The bookstore also provides rental and digital titles for selected classes.

Buy-Back Policy:
Textbooks are bought back on a daily basis. There is also an end-of-the-semester buy-back.

Textbook Return Policy:
Books may be returned for a full refund during the first week of classes of the fall and spring semesters. Summer session returns for five-week classes are by the end of the first week, for three-week classes within two days, and there are NO RETURNS for one-week classes. A receipt is required for all returns. Books must be returned in the same condition as purchased to receive a full refund.

Services and Supplies:
In addition to textbooks, the bookstore carries art and school supplies, health and beauty aids, insignia, clothing and glassware, calculators, computer software, film, newspapers, and trade books. Bestseller trade books are discounted up to 20% off the publisher's list price. Special orders for books, clothing, and supplies are welcomed.

Method of Payment:
Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, RAM e-CARD and personal checks (with ID) are accepted methods of payment in the bookstore. A RAM e-CARD account may be opened by contacting the ram e-card office at 610-738-0429.