Affordable Textbook Program

A.S. Affordable Textbook Program Application

This program is geared toward students receiving financial aid GRANTS.
  • This program is based on financial need and is on a first come, first served basis.
  • Applications are accepted starting the first instructional day of the each regular semester (Fall and Spring).
  • Each student is allowed only one $100.00 voucher.
  • Vouchers can only be used for textbooks from the Barnes & Noble SJSU Bookstore.
  • This service is open to General Education, Upper Division, and Graduate Level students.


  • SJSU student ID.
  • Printed copy of official Financial Aid Award letter (showing grant for the current semester) from MySJSU.
  • Printed copy of enrolled class schedule (list view) from MySJSU.

Terms & Conditions

  • All rented textbooks must be returned to the Bookstore according to the date and requirements set by the Bookstore.
  • Vouchers subject to expiration if not used within alotted time frame.
  • Not redeemable for cash value.

Apply for the A.S. Affordable Textbook Program at the A.S. General Services Center (formerly the A.S. Business Office), which is located on the main level of the Student Union (Room 1800).

For more information, please call (408) 924-6200
A.S. General Services Center Hours:
8:00AM - 5:00PM (Monday - Friday)