-The TU e-Bookstore is now open for Fall 2014 textbook purchasing. Financial Aid may be used to purchase textbooks until August 27th for those who qualify.
Once you have secured your semester schedule you will need to purchase your textbooks. The TU online bookstore may be found at http://bookstore.mbsdirect.net/thomasu.htm.
To view and/or purchase your required textbooks through the TU Bookstore…
Follow the link above, then…
1. Click “Order Your Books”
2. Click on your payment choice
a. if you choose “Pay with Credit Card or PayPal”, you will not be asked for your payment information until you select your books and complete the checkout process.
b. if you choose “Pay with Institution’s Voucher or Student Financial Aid (SFA)”, you will be asked immediately for your STUDENT ID and PASSWORD. Your STUDENT ID (A0000012345) can be found in your student portal, Hawk Link. Your PASSWORD is your firstname.lastname (no space, dot in-between, all lowercase letters).
3. Select all of the courses from your schedule, then click “Continue” at the bottom of the page.
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish your selections and checkout
a. During checkout, you will be asked to sign in. First time users must select “I don’t have an account” and register on the site.
Please note, you are not required to purchase your textbooks through the TU online bookstore.
Book Buyback Events:
On campus book buy back events are held every semester during final exams. If you missed the on campus book buy back, you can also sell your books back online any day, any time by clicking the Sell Your Books link on the TU E-bookstore site.
Course materials must be returned within two weeks after the start of classes or 21 days after the date shipped, whichever is later. Click here to view the complete returns policy.
If you experience any problems while placing your order online, or if you need assistance with returns, please contact MBS Customer Service at 1-800-325-3252 or VB@mbsbooks.com.
For any other bookstore questions or comments please contact Lauren Grubbs, TU Bookstore Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 229-226-1621 or 800-538-9784 ext. 1100.
Students needing hands on assitance may visit the Campus Connection Center Bookstore Help Desk located on Main Campus in the Campus Center.