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Buyback and Refund Policies


Bookstore Refund Policy

Books purchased August 10th through August 31st have until August 31st for a refund. No refunds on Fall 2020 course materials purchased July 30th through August 9th and September 1 - December 21.

A Refund May Be Given if:

New textbooks are clean with perfect bindings and absolutely in mint condition with no names, markings or writing of any kind in the book.  Used textbooks must be in re-salable condition. Textbooks purchased new and then written in, signed or soiled may be returned at the used price.  SHRINKWRAPPED BOOKS MUST NOT BE UNWRAPPED OR OPENED. No REFUNDS or EXCHANGES on the following: catalogs, schedules, consumables, general books, sale merchandise, reference books or study aids. You must have your receipt for any return.

If you are taking a late start class it is strongly suggested you do not purchase books/materials before the first day of class.

MANAGEMENT RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DETERMINE THE CONDITION OF ALL MERCHANDISE BEING RETURNED. ALL REFUNDS SUBJECT TO 10% PROCESSING FEE. SHIPPING CHARGES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE

Options for Pickup/Delivery:

-Store pick up at The Bookcenter south window from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday (after receiving e-mail confirmation that your order is ready.)

-Ship via UPS ground to your selected shipping address, $11.95.

Bookstore Buyback

Please click this link to sell back your textbooks online. Enter ISBNs to add them to your buyback book list, print the prepaid shipping label, let them know where to send your $ - and you're done! The bookstore has partnered with Nebraska Book Company, one of the nation's largest used textbook buyers, to pay you for your books! 

The DVC Book Center is not responsible for information used on this site for the purchase of textbooks from other locations. Individual instructors can and do make the final decisions on course book requests.