Southeast Missouri State University

Textbook Rental Order Form

For Online Students Monday December 16 is the first day orders can be shipped for Wintersession Textbooks. Wintersession books must be returned by January 20, 2014. Monday January 13, 2014 is the first day orders can be shipped for Spring Textbooks. Spring books must be returned by May 19, 2014.

ATTENTION: We will be closed December 24, 2014 through January 4, 2015. We will respond to all emails and online orders when we reopen on January 5, 2014.

Book Rental Fees

$25.94 per course
Shipping/Handling Fees
Regular Rate: $9.95 for the first book, $3.95 for each additional book
All Other Shipping Methods: to be determined by location and weight


Textbooks may be requested as soon as your registration is finalized, but books will NOT ship until the date listed above. Please request your books as soon as possible to ensure timely delivery before classes begin and assignments are due. Orders received before 12 pm will be shipped the same day, while later orders will be shipped no later than the end of the next day.

Graduate students taking 500 level and above courses must purchase all textbooks. If you are a graduate student who is unable to be on campus to purchase textbooks, visit to purchase your books.

Textbook Rental - Rental Agreement

All rental books must be returned or postmarked NO LATER than 4pm the Monday after finals to avoid any additional charges. Books returned or received the Tuesday or Wednesday after the due date will be billed a $25.00 late fee per book instead of the replacement cost of the book and the original rental fee will not be credited. Rental Textbooks returned the Thursday or thereafter will be charged the full replacement cost of the textbook and the original rental fee will not be credited. All textbooks must be returned in satisfactory condition, books not in rentable condition are not returnable. Textbooks returned in unsatisfactory condition will not be accepted and the student will be charged the replacement costs of the book. Students may file an appeal regarding textbook charges within one year from the date of the charges.
After reading the terms of this rental agreement and my completion of the rental transaction signifies my agreement of its terms.

All Textbooks should be returned to:
Textbook Rental
610 Washington Ave, North Dock
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Please make sure all returned textbooks have a tracking number for your protection. Textbook Rental is not responsible for lost textbooks.