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Textbook Rental Return

Details about how to return your rental textbooks to the CSU Bookstore.

As the semester winds down, you will need to return textbook rentals to the CSU Bookstore. Below are instructions on how to return textbook rentals to ensure you are not assessed any late fees or charged to replace unreturned textbooks.

Rentals for the Fall 2020 semester are due on Friday, December 18, 2020.

CAUTION: These instructions are only for textbooks rented from the CSU Bookstore.

Option 1: Return Your Books at CSU Bookstore

Students can return rental books at the CSU Bookstore before leaving for Fall Break. Simply come to the Course Materials Information Counter located in the lower level of the CSU Bookstore to return your rental books or sell back any books you do not need.

We will also accept your rental return/sellbacks during Finals Week, December 14-18, 2020 from 8 am - 5 pm

Option 2: Ship your return rental textbooks

The CSU Bookstore is providing pre-paid UPS return labels for students living outside of Northern Colorado who rented textbooks during the Fall 2020 term. 

Click the button below to open a new tab/window to request your return label. Label requests are processed about 72 hours after submitting the form.

Label requests received after 12 pm (Mountain Time) on Friday, December 18 will not be processed until Monday, December 21.
Request Form
Please Write Your Name and Student ID Outside of the Box: Help us process rental returns quickly. Please write your name and 9 digit student ID number on the outside of the box. 

You can mail your return to us at your expense. Please address the package to: 

CSU Bookstore
Attn: Rental Returns 
8035 Campus Delivery 
Fort Collins, CO 80523

Shipping expenses paid by the customer are not reimbursable. 

The CSU Bookstore recommends using a traceable shipping method. Rental textbooks can be sent via USPS Media Mail, a low-cost, traceable mailing method. 

Want to purchase a rental book? Need more time to use the book?

We can accommodate most requests if you want to purchase the textbook you rented, or need the textbook rental for a little longer. Just respond to any of the email correspondence you receive from CSU Bookstore with your request, or Contact Us.

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