Check back regularly for updates on UCCS Bookstore operations during the COVID-19 closure. Note that we continue to fulfill online orders!
The online UCCS Bookstore is open!
In 1-2 weeks we will have an appointment reservation app to schedule your in-store or curbside visit.
Hours for curbside pick-up are the same as our in-store hours, posted on the front page of this website. Curbside pick-up is located outside the UCCS Bookstore, between the University Center and the Library (clocktower). You will see a sign with instructions and a
number to call. If you do not have a cellphone or are concerned about signal, please call us before you arrive to arrange a pick-up time.
If you are unable to arrive during those hours, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a time for curbside pick-up.
At this time we cannot provide Next Day and Second Day shipping.
We are monitoring the bookstore e-mail (email@example.com) and responding to bookstore voicemail left at 719-255-3247. Feel free to contact us with any questions you may have. We will respond as quickly as possible but there may be a delay due to circumstances.What to expect at the UCCS Bookstore this fall:The UCCS Bookstore is currently open for in-store shopping. In 1-2 weeks in-store and curbside pickup will require appointments, more info to follow.
While we encourage you to order your textbooks from our website, we can't wait for you to browse our exciting new fall apparel collections, spirit items, and more!
To incentivize you to order online and ship your order (minimizing contact risk), your shipping receipt will be good for 20% off all UCCS branded apparel in the months of September and October. Save your receipt!
NEW THIS FALL: Free shipping to all on-campus Residential Halls! As classes begin, all order pick-ups will be managed by an appointment app where you select a reservation window to arrive. For safety purposes, this is to control line length, traffic, personnel constraints, and capacity restrictions.Methods of pick-up are as follows:Curbside via vehicle: pull up to the curbside sign in front of the bookstore during your scheduled drive-up appointment. If an attendant is not present, follow the directions on the sign. Due to traffic issues, only two vehicles will be allowed at any given time, which will be regulated by the appointment app.Curbside via walk-up: walk to the attendant outside the front of the bookstore during your scheduled walk-up appointment. If there is a line, please wait six feet apart.In-store (after 8/10): arrive during your scheduled in-store pick-up appointment. We will offer limited walk-in customers based upon occupancy constraints.If you choose to shop physically in the store, in-store shopping will be managed by the same app to select an in-store shopping appointment, with limited walk-in customers based upon occupancy constraints. A face covering is required, and we are only able to accept debit/credit cards.We will continue to follow all University and Retail Industry safety guidelines to keep our customers and employees safe, including:Per the state of Colorado Mask Mandate, bookstore associates and bookstore customers are required to wear face coverings.Plexiglas partitions are installed between cashiers, between online associates, and between customers and cashiers/online associates.The number of customers in the store will be limited to 50% capacity by an employee counting and controlling entry, and by utilizing appointment reservation software.Lines to enter the store will extend down the hallway of the University Center towards the Copy Center, also controlled via appointment reservation software.Signs will separate bookstore entrance/exits and provide suggested traffic flow.Six-foot floor markings will be present for distancing customer lines at cashiers and online pick-up.Signs will be posted with recommended physical distancing and safety measures.Hand sanitizer is available throughout the store.We will sanitize before/after each customer at the registers/online desks touchpoints.Deep cleaning will occur as scheduled throughout the day and at each close.Shopping baskets will be sanitized after each use. Pens will be in clean/dirty pen holders for single use between sanitizing.100% cashless environment per University policy.The Bookstore return policy is revised for the fall to extend the return time, encouraging students to purchase textbooks earlier and spread-out foot and vehicle traffic.
Click on the following link to access the official UCCS Corona Virus (COVID-19) website: https://covid19.uccs.edu/