Bookstore "Student Only Shopping"

The CU Book Store in the University Memorial Center has re-opened. They are here to make it easy, convenient and safe to shop, while prioritizing the health and safety of our community. Here are some of the measures in place, designed to help minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission for visitors and staff.

For your convenience:

Shop 24/7 at Receive FREE ground shipping on orders of $49 or more or choose in-store pick up. Curbside pickup is also available beginning August 17th.

Order textbooks here all you need is your IdentiKey and they will ship them or you can pick them up in store or curbside. The textbook department is closed to in person shopping.
We encourage you to use their live chat feature for the fastest service. Staff are ready to answer any questions you have.
Please check current store hours before you visit.

School supplies, Buff gear and technology may be shopped in-store. Occupancy is limited, view potential shopping wait times here.

They have extended the return policy for textbooks, Buff gear and school supplies. The fitting rooms are closed.

Textbooks and course materials come in many formats. Day 1 Digital Access, rental books, digital materials, open educational resources and more. Learn more about each of these ( formats and how they are delivered and billed.

Renting textbooks is a cost-effective option. You can highlight and make notes in rental books and if you decide to keep it, no problem! Textbooks can be purchased at the end of the term for the difference between the rental and retail prices - no additional fees. Please make sure to return your rental books on time to avoid extra costs.

The CU Book Store is the only place where students can charge their purchases to the tuition and fee bill! Students may charge textbooks, school supplies and technology accessory purchase's up to $1500 per semester, to their student tuition and fee bill! Visit for complete details.

When visiting the store:

  • Face coverings are required for all customers and staff.
  • Please maintain a six feet social distance while shopping.
  • They have enhanced cleaning, including additional cleaning of high-touch surfaces.
  • Hand sanitizing stations are available throughout the store.
  • Plexiglass barriers have been installed at information desks and cashier stations.
  • Please follow the designated traffic flow, entering from the UMC atrium, paying and exiting on the lower level.

Saturday, August 22, 2020 at 7:00pm to 10:00pm

CU Book Store
1669 Euclid Avenue, Boulder, CO 80309

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