Affordable Textbook Program
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Apply for the A.S. Affordable Textbook Program at the A.S. General Services Center (formerly the AS Business Office), which is located on main level of the Student Union.

For information please call 924-6200 - A.S. General Services Center Hours: 8:30AM - 4:30PM (Monday - Friday)


A.S. Affordable Textbook Program

This program is geared towards students receiving financial aid GRANTS.
  • This program is based on financial need and is on a first come, first serve basis.
  • This program becomes available during the first two weeks of each regular semester.
  • Each student is allowed a maximum $60.00 rental voucher.
  • Only textbooks that are "rentable" according to the Barnes & Noble SJSU Bookstore (the Bookstore).
  • Rental textbooks are open to General Education, Upper Division, and Graduate Level.
  • A.S. Affordable Textbook Program Application


  • SJSU student ID
  • Print out of official Financial Aid Award letter.
  • Print out of enrolled class schedule (list view) on mySJSU.

Terms & Conditions

  • All rented textbooks must be returned to the Bookstore according to the date and requirements set by the Bookstore.