Spring 2018
Fall 2017

You must present your registration form to obtain textbooks and course-required items.

Financial Aid

Charges to financial aid for the fall 2017 semester will begin at 8am on Wednesday, August 9th and end on Friday, September 8th at 12:30. You must present your SCC Student ID when purchasing with financial aid.

Return Policy

The final textbook return date for the fall 2017 semester is Tuesday, August 29, 2017. The standard two-day return policy applies after August, 29, 2017. Full credit will be given for books, if:

  • Returned within 10 days from the first day of class (first session) during the spring and fall semesters, or
  • Within five days from the first day of class (first session) during summer semester, provided they are unopened (if packaged) and in new condition.

*Please keep kits sealed and wrapped textbooks unopened until attending class and confirming usage.

Books purchased with financial aid will be credited back to financial aid provided they are returned by the specified return date and are in new condition/unopened.

Textbooks purchased with cash, credit/debit cards or check after the specified final return date, may be returned within two days, provided the books are in new condition/unopened.Two week check-clearing policy applies.

Purchases that have been paid by cash or credit/debit card will be refunded in cash if available. Purchases paid by check must be returned within the specified two (2) weeks from the date of check, for check to clear. If we are unable to provide a cash refund, you will be issued a refund by check, delivered via US mail. Refunds issued by mail will take approximately 10-14 days.

General Merchandise/Electronics

May be exchanged up to 10 days from date of purchase. No cash refunds will be issued for general merchandise (i.e., apparel, supplies, electronics, etc.). General merchandise/electronics must be in new condition with original tags/unopened (if applicable). Sale items are non-returnable. General merchandise found to be defective after the 10-day period must be returned to the manufacturer, by the buyer according to the product’s warranty information.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Book Buyback

Just in time for the holidays – Cash For Books!
Tuesday, December 12th and Wednesday, December 13th from 9am to 4pm

Bring your used or unwanted textbooks to the Orcutt Bookstore and we will gladly recycle them for you. (No monetary compensation will be given for recycled books.)


Orcutt Bookstore

(910) 642-7141, ext. 262

Nesmith Student Center

Kenna Cannady

Bookstore Manager

(910) 642-7141, ext. 415

Nesmith Building, Rm 105-A

Beth McPherson

Processing Assistant III/Bookstore

(910) 642-7141, ext. 306

Nesmith Building, Rm 105-D