Textbook Loans Available for the Spring Semester

Students who need help buying textbooks for the spring semester may apply for a textbook loan.

The short-term loan offers $400 to use toward buying textbooks and school supplies at the UH Bookstore, located inside the Student Center South. Students can apply for the loan up until 5 p.m., Friday, Feb. 2. The loans must be used in the bookstore no later than Wednesday, Feb. 14. Every UH student qualifies to receive a textbook loan regardless of whether they are receiving financial aid.

To apply for a textbook loan, follow these steps:

  • Log into AccessUH
  • Select the myUH icon
  • Select “Student Financials”
  • Select “Optional Fees”
  • Select the term for the loan (Spring 2018)
  • Select the magnifying glass icon on the book loan row
  • Choose BKLOAN under “Valid Value”
  • Click “Save”

For more information about the loans, check out the “Auxiliaries & You” blog post. Also, visit the blog to learn about the UH Bookstore’s price-matching policy that helps students save even more money on their textbooks.

Students can also contact the UH Bookstore directly at bkshouston@bncollege.com if they have questions about the loans.