Student Textbook Loans for UH Bookstore Available for Fall Semester

University of Houston students who need help with textbook expenses can apply for a $400 loan for the fall semester.

The loans can only be used for textbooks at the UH Bookstore in the Student Center. They are available until Wednesday, Sept. 9, at 5 p.m., and must be used no later than Monday, Sept. 21.

To apply for the loan, students should follow these steps:

  • Log in to AccessUH
  • Select the myUH icon
  • Select “Student Financials”
  • Select “Optional Fees”
  • Select the term for the loan
  • Select the magnifying glass icon on the book loan row
  • Choose BKLOAN under “Valid Value”
  • Click save

Once requested, the funds will be available at the UH Bookstore within a couple of hours.

  • In order to use the loan, students should:
  • Visit the UH Bookstore in the Student Center
  • Gather necessary textbooks and go to the checkout counter
  • Mention to the cashier that they have a textbook loan
  • The cashier will scan the books and ask for a student ID number and Cougar Card

The loan will appear on a student’s fee bill and is subject to the standard payment terms and conditions. There will also be a $5 service charge fee.