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The Ferris State University Online Bookstore 

The FSU Online Bookstore, powered by TextbookX, operates completely online and can be visited at Students visit the website to order online and have their textbooks shipped to their home or to campus while digital course material access is emailed.

Created in partnership with Akademos, Inc. and powered by TextbookX, the Online Bookstore simplifies the textbook process for students and professors while providing them with a variety of physical and digital textbook formats.

The Online Bookstore offers

  • Quick ordering process - complete your entire order in 5 minutes
  • New, used, eBook, & rental textbook formats
  • An average savings of 60% off list price on Marketplace items
  • Ability to pay for orders via the Student Charge Program
  • Price match guarantee on new books
  • Free economy shipping offers on retail orders over $49 delivered to your home OR free economy shipping with no minimum at all when you deliver to Ferris Outfitters (Big Rapids) or shopUICA (KCAD campus). Note: does not include Marketplace items
  • Option to post and sell any textbook on the website's Marketplace - you name the price

Visit the website and order online at 
All courses, required materials, and pricing options are displayed in a personalized, easy-to-use page when you log in with your Ferris email account. Order in three easy steps:

  1. Log in with your Ferris email account
  2. Select from among the new, used, eBook, rental, and Marketplace textbook options
  3. Select your shipping and deliver to your home or to campus

Order early to take advantage of the great savings opportunities and free delivery options! 

Looking to buy FSU merchandise? Stop by Ferris Outfitters in the University Center or visit us online. Please note, with the exclusion of coursepacks, textbooks will NOT be for sale at the campus store.

Campus Pick up: If you choose to have your order delivered to campus, pick up for the Big Rapids campus is located at the MyBulldog Service Center on the lower level of Ferris Outfitters in the University Center and pick up for the KCAD campus is located at shopUICA at 17 Pearl St. When you come to pick up your order, please have your ID.

You will be emailed once your items are available to pick up. You may also check the status of your order on the bookstore's tracking page.

Abandoned Book Policy: You will have 6 weeks past the end of the "Ship to Campus" period (when the charge program ends for the semester) to pick up your order. After that time, all orders will be considered abandoned and will not be refunded. If you drop the course or no longer need the book, but want to receive a refund, you will need to pick up your order and complete the return process.

More questions about Ferris' stores? Check out the FAQ

Bookstore questions? Contact the Bookstore's Customer Service team:

  • eLibrary: Did you buy an eBook? To access it, visit your eLibrary by logging into the bookstore, clicking on your username at the top right, and then selecting "eLibrary."
  • Track: Check on the delivery status of your order
  • Returns: Need to return a book? Begin the return process here
  • Sell Page: Learn how to post your textbooks for sale on the Marketplace
  • FAQ: Other questions? Visit the bookstore's FAQ page or check out our Help Videos