West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
The bookstore (campus store) is owned and operated by Student Services, Inc. (SSI) to service the requirements of the total University community. You may purchase apparel, gifts, gift cards, and all of your semester textbooks online.
The bookstore will have extended hours, as announced, during the opening of each semester.
Textbooks: 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. The bookstore also provides rental and digital titles for selected classes.
Buy-Back Policy: Textbooks are bought back on a daily basis at the WCU Campus Store. There is also an end-of-the-semester buy-back the last two weeks of each semester at the WCU Campus Store and at our trailers on Church Street.
Textbook Return Policy: Books may be returned for a full refund during the first week of classes of the fall and spring semesters. There are no textbook returns for Summer courses. 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.