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We offer a flat rate for the quantity of Textbooks being shipped within a single order. In the Contiguous United States, we follow a simple $9.95 for the first rental book and $3.95 for each additional book per order/shipment, which will be shipped via United Parcel Service ground. UPS ground does not ship to PO Boxes; we must have a physical street address. Orders placed online usually take 1-2 business days to process and ship.
****Typically, deliveries within Missouri take a 2 days ship time. Business days are defined as Monday-Friday, excluding observed holidays.
We insure all packages sent and can provide a tracking number upon request. The shipping charge will be charged to your University account. Shipping charges are non-refundable.
U.S. territories, Hawaii, Alaska and international orders will have a higher shipping rate and we will mail those via United States Postal Service, the charge will be determined by the weight and location it will be shipped to. The appropriate shipping charges will be communicated to you separately for your approval. Once you have provided us with your approval, your order will be processed. Please allow additional time to complete your order. The shipping charge will be charged to your University account.
Next Day or 2nd Day shipping requests: We will ship your books Next Day or 2nd Day only at your request, per your instructions. Please be advised, this can be very costly as it depends on the actual textbook value, weight and where it is going. In-State orders are not eligible for 2nd day shipping.
Regional Campus Pickup
Book requests being sent to a regional campus for pick up will be free of shipping charges if the courier service is available. However, we have limited courier service and may require your books to be shipped at your exense.
When you receive your books, please compare your rental check out receipt to your shipment. Please inform us of any discrepancies or damages as soon as possible but no later than one week after classes begin.
To send your textbooks to an APO/FPO address
Please follow these guidelines when filling out your order form or call us at 573-651-2236 or email us at Rentabook@semo.edu with the information below:
The Country must be the United States
The City must be entered as either APO or FPO
The State must be entered as Armed Forces America, Armed Forces Europe, and Armed Forces Pacific
You must enter your Zip Code
Always include your Full Name, Grade, and PSC or Unit Number
These orders will be shipped USPS. Please allow additional time to complete your order. The shipping charge will be charged to your University account.