The College's bookstores sell more than just textbooks. Available items include computer supplies and peripherals, National College Bestsellers and magazines, backpacks, apparel, gift items and much more.
Buy or Rent Your Textbooks
The College’s Bookstores offer more than just textbooks. You can also purchase College gear and memorabilia, computer supplies and peripherals, national bestsellers and magazines, backpacks, apparel, gift items, and much more.
For your convenience, College Bookstores are located in the Pavilion Building on Main Campus and at both the Northeast and Northwest Regional Centers.
The Bookstore now offers you the option to rent certain textbooks at less than 50 percent the cost of purchasing new ones. Additionally, a Financial Aid Bookstore Credit is available for qualified students.
On Main Campus, the bookstore is located in the Pavilion Building. There are also bookstore locations at the Northeast Regional Center and Northwest Regional Center for your convenience.
The Main Campus Bookstore is on the ground level of the Pavilion Building, It is accessible through the building’s main entrance on 17th Street between Spring Garden and Callowhill streets. At the start of each semester, however, you must access the Bookstore through the West Building entrance at the corner of 17th and Spring Garden streets due to student volume.
For hours of operation and contact information, please visit the Main Campus Bookstore online.
Bookstores are open year-round at both the Northeast and Northwest Regional Center locations. The Northeast Regional Center Bookstore is located on the first level near the Townsend Road entrance, and the Northwest Regional Center Bookstore is located on the basement level near the student lounge.
For Regional Center hours of operation and contact information, please visit the Bookstore online. Select the location from the “Campus” dropdown menu for that location’s hours and direct phone number.
Textbooks are only sold at the West Regional Center during the first 2 weeks of the fall and spring semesters. Hours for the temporary Bookstore at the West Regional Center are posted at the Center.
Financial Aid Bookstore Credit
Financial Aid Bookstore Credit is available for qualified students. To check eligibility requirements, contact the Office of Financial Aid at 215-751-8001 or send us an email.