Welcome to The UB Bookstore!
To better serve our students, the UB Bookstore is TOTALLY online. Our textbook partner, MBS Direct offers a wide range of options, saving you up to 90%. MBS Direct provides options such as new and used books, textbook rentals, and e-books. Students can buy and sell, rent and return, and arrange for delivery of every book they’ll need, using bookstore credit in exactly the same ways. We are also offering fast, FREE shipping on orders over $59.00.
Have questions about changes to textbook sales or the store relocation?
Current Specials and Sales in The Hive, Cafe, and Market
- $6 Lunch bundle which includes a Wedge brand market sandwich, Boulder Chips, 16- 20oz Coke or Pepsi products
- $7 Cafe sandwich deal including a cafe sandwich, chips, and any size hot/iced coffee/tea
- Every Tuesday: 50% Cafe sandwiches
- Every Thursday: $5 Pizza
- 2 for $4: a combination of any size hot/iced coffee/tea with a brownie, croissant, muffin, cookie or scone
Supplies Credit: Use Financial Aid to Buy School Supplies, Backpacks and Computers
If you are concerned about having funds to purchase supplies such as school supplies, Scantrons, Bluebooks, a backpack or a computer, we encourage you to sign up for the Supplies Credit program to use at The Hive (Textbook Credit, a separate program, is for textbooks at the virtual store). You'll find the link to sign up directly below My Student Center in the MyUB portal . See the financial aid calendar for information about when you can sign up for the Textbook Credit and/or Supplies Credit programs.