SCC Bookstore

When purchasing textbooks from the Orcutt Bookstore, please remember, you must present your registration form in order for us to pull them for you.  Your cooperation is greatly appreciated.


Financial Aid

Charges to Financial Aid for the fall 2014 semester begin at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, August 12 and end at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, September 8.

You must present your SCC student ID or a valid photo ID when purchasing with financial aid.


Sell Your Books For Cash!

The next Book Buy-Back will be held at the Orcutt Bookstore in the Nesmith Student Center Thursday, August 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.


Return Policy

FINAL TEXTBOOK RETURN DATE FOR THE FALL 2014 SEMESTER IS Wednesday September 3, 2014 (applies to all textbook/kit purchases from 8/1/14 to 9/3/14.  2 day return policy applies to all textbook/kit purchases after 9/3/14)                                                                                  

Textbook Returns
Full credit will be given for books returned within 10 days from the first day of class during the spring & fall semesters or within 5 days from the first day of class during summer semester, provided they are unopened (if packaged) and in new condition.

All Kits and stand-alone Access Codes are non-returnable.

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 2 days, provided books are in new condition/unopened.  Two week check clearing policy applies.

Two week check clearing policy stated below 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 (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.


Please keep kits sealed and wrapped textbooks unopened until attending class and confirming that you are not returning the item.

Links Of Interest

Textbook Rental

Contact Bookstore

Bookstore Manager
(910) 642-7141, ext.. 415

Processing Assistant III
(910) 642-7141, ext. 306

Fall Hours

Monday and Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday and Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The Orcutt Bookstore will be CLOSED on Wednesday, October 29.  We will resume normal hours on Thursday, October 30.