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CU Book Store

CU Book Store

The CU Book Store, owned and operated by the University of Colorado Boulder is your official store for CU merchandise. By shopping at the store that caters to the special needs of a university community, your dollars stay on campus to further the work of this nationally recognized institution.

The CU Book Store offers a convenient place for students to prepare for classes with a large textbook department featuring rental, used and new textbooks as well as custom published materials and required course supplies. You can also find a full range of office products and school supplies to support your academic and professional pursuits.

Past, present and future students, as well as CU fans of all ages, will enjoy shopping the largest custom selection of official CU insignia clothing and gifts on display in our clothing and gift department. You can also shop online anytime and have those special items delivered right to your door!

Computer novices to techies will find what they are looking for in the technology department of the CU Book Store. We understand the academic needs and facility restrictions at CU and are happy to help you select the appropriate hardware, software and accessories that will enhance your efforts. Special academic pricing is available on laptop and personal computer systems and software licenses. Computer accessories are displayed here to help you get connected now!

What's Spent on Campus Stays on Campus

Your purchases support CU Boulder!

The Official University Store: Where all proceeds benefit the University of Colorado Boulder

Student Employment $824,254paid in student wages

Saved Students Money 79,000+rented books and saved students an estimated $4.5 million last year

Campus SponsorStudent groups and Alumni Association sponsors

Reinvests in Campus 100%of surpluses reinvested in the campus community

Contributes to Campus $820,600contributed to campus in 2019