Purchase or Sell Back Your CityU Books

Ready for your next course at CityU? Books for CityU courses are available through the University Book Store, located at 4326 University Way NE, Seattle, WA, with branches throughout the Puget Sound area. You can purchase materials in person or online and pick them up at any University Book Store branch or have them shipped directly to your home address.

A complete list of required and recommended resources for every CityU course is available through the Course Resources section on CityU’s library website.

Book Buyback

The University District location of the University Book Store buys back used books year-round. To sell back books, you must bring a photo ID and proof of enrollment in CityU courses. A course schedule or an unofficial transcript can serve as proof of enrollment. Visit the buyback page or call 800.335.READ to learn more.

Financial Aid

Eligible students can charge books to CityU’s University Book Store account and costs will be deducted from their financial aid disbursement. Contact finaid@cityu.edu for more information about this option.

Third-party Billing

Students who currently have third-party billing established with the CityU business office will continue to have this arrangement available.

Canadian Students

Are you studying at City’s Canada location? Order your books through the CityU Canada Bookstore.