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 still open! We continue to process and ship orders placed on www.uccsbookstore.com. Due to the campus closure, the UCCS Bookstore is currently closed to walk-in customers. However, we are offering curbside pick-up.
Hours for curbside pick-up are M-F 10:00am-4:00pm (closed noon 7/2 until 10am 7/6 for Independence Day). 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 email@example.com 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 (firstname.lastname@example.org) 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:While online ordering and curb-side pickup are currently in place, the UCCS Bookstore will be open for in-store shopping by appointment and with limitations on 8/10, subject to change. 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!!! All order pick-ups will be managed by an app where you select an appointment 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.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: arrive during your scheduled in-store pick-up appointment. We encourage you to wear a face covering, but it is not required.If you choose to shop physically in the store, all in-store shopping will be managed by the same app to select an in-store shopping appointment. We encourage you to wear a face covering, but it is not required.We will continue to follow all University and Retail Industry safety guidelines to keep our customers and employees safe, including:Bookstore associates are required to wear face coverings. Customers are requested, but not required, to wear face coverings.Staff temperatures will be taken daily and logged as per campus return to work policies.Plexiglas partitions will be 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 software.Lines to enter the store will extend down the hallway of the University Center towards the Copy Center, also controlled via appointment 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/