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Textbooks & Course Materials

This textbook information is correct as we know it, as of this date. Changes, modifications and additions to course number, section, ISBN or price may be made at any time up to and including the first few weeks of the session for which these numbers have been provided. The information (ISBN numbers and required status) provided below is not meant as a guarantee for purchases made other than at the bookstore. UMD Stores will not make exchanges, refunds, or any compensation for books mistakenly purchased from other sources utilizing the information below.

Online Orders for May/Summer 2022 or Fall 2022 course materials can be placed NOW!

Want to shop in person? Our Lower Level store is open M-F for course material purchases.

How to Find Your Course Materials

  1. Go to http://www.myu.umn.edu and log in to your MyU account
  2. Click on the "Academics" tab
  3. Click "View Calendar" and choose a day when classes are in session
  4. Click on the "Textbooks-UMD" tab to have your materials automatically populate in our website at umdstores.com. Use this list to order online or shop in-store.

Important Information for All Course Material Orders

Online Reservation Orders

  • Orders can be placed once you register for classes. Save the shipping fees and reserve your materials for fall semester, and pick up during Move-In Weekend
  • You can place an online reservation order with any major credit card, or with your U Card (charge to your student account.) We fill orders in the order that they are received, and charge out in August before Move-In weekend.
  • Prefer to shop in-store? Course materials, art kits and laptops can be purchased in-store leading up to, and after, fall semester begins. Fall materials are on the shelf at the end of July.

UPS-Ground Orders

  • All course materials orders have a flat shipping rate of $8.99.
  • Currently enrolled students can charge orders to their tuition account using their U Card. Purchases MUST be picked up IN-STORE only. No U Card orders will be shipped.
  • Orders cannot be shipped to PO boxes or campus residence hall (dorm/apt) addresses.

Important Information about Fall 2022 Orders

Textbook Order Pick-Up

  • Orders will be available for pick-up in UMD Stores Express (109 Kirby Plaza, across from the Northern Shores Coffee Shop) on the following dates: (Times subject to change)
    • Wednesday, Aug. 24: 11am - 5pm
    • Thursday, Aug. 25: 9am - 5pm
    • Friday, Aug. 26: 11am - 5pm
    • Saturday, Aug. 27 - Sunday, Aug. 28: 11am - 5pm
  • Photo ID is required for pick-up. If you charged your order to your U Card, please bring your U Card and a second form of photo ID.

Fall UPS Shipped orders:

  • Orders will begin shipping the week of August 1.
  • All course materials orders have a flat shipping rate of $8.99.
  • Shipped orders placed after August 12 may not arrive before Welcome Week/Student Move-In days.
  • Orders cannot be shipped to PO boxes or dorm addresses.
  • Orders charged to U Cards cannot be shipped.

Fall 2022 Textbook Return Policy & Dates

  • Fall semester books (purchased or rented) may be returned with receipt + ID by Thursday, Sept. 1, 2022.
  • New Books MUST BE UNMARKED. Marked books and opened CDs, etc., may be refunded as used. Access codes opened, activated or scratched off are non-returnable.
  • NEW RENTAL BOOKS returned through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, will be refunded at a reduced rate if marked or highlighted.
  • Textbook returns (purchased or rented) from Friday, Sept. 2, through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022, must have proof of cancellation, receipt + ID.
  • The LAST day to purchase Fall Semester books is Friday, Sept. 30, 2022. The last day to RENT Fall Semester books is Friday, Nov. 4, 2022.
  • All Fall Semester RENTAL books are DUE BACK by Friday, Dec. 16, 2022.

Fall 2022 Art Kit Return Policy & Dates

  • Art kits may be returned with receipt + ID by Thursday, Sept. 8, 2022. All items in the kit must be included and must be UNUSED and in new condition.
  • Art kits returned on or after  Friday, Sept. 10, 2021 through Friday, Sept. 30, 2022 must have proof of cancellation, receipt + ID

Important Information for May/Summer Session Orders

UPS-Ground Orders

  • All course materials orders have a flat shipping rate of $8.99.
  • We are temporarily offering the option to charge your course materials order to your U Card. Please note: U Cards can only be used to pay for textbooks and course materials. No other merchandise may be included on your order.
  • Orders cannot be shipped to PO boxes or campus residence hall (dorm/apt) addresses.

Textbook Order Pick-Up

  • You will be notified by email when your order is ready.
  • Pick up your order at the Customer Service Counter in the Lower Level Store (175 Kirby Student Center), Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm.
  • Photo ID is required for pick-up. If you charged your order to your U Card, please bring your U Card and a second form of photo ID.

Textbook Return Policy - May/Summer Session 2022

  • Books may only be returned for the current term. Receipt + ID is required.
  • New books must be in unmarked and new condition
  • The last day to RENT is July 15, 2022
  • Last day for returns and rental refunds, including for dropped courses, during May and Summer sessions:
    • Courses 4 weeks or less: must be returned or postmarked by the end of the third day of class
    • Courses 5 weeks or longer: must be returned or postmarked by the end of the fifth day of class
  • The last day to return rentals is July 29, 2022



 

Faculty Textbook Requisition Form: May/Summer Session 2022 (PDF)

Faculty Textbook Requisition Form: Fall 2022 (PDF)

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