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Javier Perea
Marketing Assistant

Spring Semester Bookstore Loans Available for Students

Houston, Jan. 5, 2017 — Students at the University of Houston may apply for a $400 bookstore loan to purchase textbooks and other academic supplies.

The loans are available through Feb. 1. Students can apply online by following these steps:

Sign in to AccessUH

Click on the myUH icon

Select Student Financials

Select Optional Fees

Select the term for the loan (Spring 2017)

Click the magnifying glass and select BKLOAN under Valid Value

Click save

Once the process is complete, funds will take a couple of hours to become available. To use the loan, students should visit the UH Bookstore in the Student Center and present their Cougar Card to the cashier. The loan will be added to the student's fee bill, and will be due by the 60th calendar day of the spring semester.

Funds not used by Feb. 9 will become unavailable for use. Though the loan is interest free, it does have a $5 non-refundable origination fee.

For more information about the loans, click here.

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