Accepted Forms of Payment
Beak 'Em Bucks, Cash or KU Card Bank Stripe (in-store only.)

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and KU Bookstore Gift Cards (in-store and online.)

Students may charge $1500 a semester for textbooks, course materials, supplies and technology to their student account in Enroll and Pay, in-store and online. KU Med Store charges must be made in-store and may also include scrubs and medical instruments.

Department charges may be made in-store or by contacting for arrangements.

Discount & Sale Policies
Coupons must be presented at time of purchase. We honor other college bookstore coupons if we stock the item. We reserve the right to deny use (in-store only.)

One discount/promotion per transaction.
Discounts, including KU Alumni Association discounts, may not be stacked or combined.
Technology items, textbooks, regalia, diploma frames, course-required supplies, metalsmithing supplies and pre-packaged art kits are not eligible for discount/promotion. This includes KU Alumni Association discounts.
Life, Jayhawk Society and Presidents Club members save 20%; Student and Annual members save 10% (in-store and online.)

In-Store Pickup Policy

Textbook orders fulfilled on or before the first day of class must be picked up within the first two weeks of class.

Textbook orders placed after the first day of class and all General Merchandise orders must be picked up within two weeks of fulfillment. Orders not picked up in time will be returned to stock, minus a 20% restocking fee. Course Packs and other non-returnable items remain non-returnable and will not be refunded.


Gift Cards ship via UPS, within the United States, starting at $1.00. 

Shipping rates for Gift Cards and Drop Ship items will be adjusted after order placement, prior to charge.

General Shipping Rates (UPS, within the United States)
Order Total 
Ground 2-Day Air Overnight
Up to $20 $6.95 $16.95 $26.95
$20.01 to $50 $7.95 $17.95 $27.95
$50.01 to $100 $8.95 $18.95 $28.95
$100.01 to $500 $9.95 $19.95 $29.95
Over $500 $10.95 $20.95 $30.95

Shipping to U. S. Military locations outside the U. S. is a flat rate of $12.35 via USPS.

Shipping to other destinations outside the U. S. is a flat rate of $50.00 via USPS.

Orders placed after 2:00 PM CST are not guaranteed to ship the same day.

Shipments and deliveries are made on weekdays only.

We offer free In-Store Pickup at our Kansas Union, Edwards Campus and KU Med (Kansas City) locations.

Please allow 2-3 extra business days for orders to arrive at the Edwards Campus and KU Med (Kansas City) locations.

UPS Ground Shipping days map

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