Important: You must have your OneCard in order to purchase books online using the Book Charge Program.
NIU students who receive financial aid have a convenient method of buying books and school supplies at the beginning of each semester. You can use your OneCard ID at Huskie Books and Gear (815-753-1081) to charge the cost of your books and school supplies to your student bursar account.
Please note that only students who are receiving financial aid can use this feature.
Eligible Per-Semester Maximums
Book Charge Start Date
Book Charge End Date
up to $350
up to $700
July 25, 2022
September 2, 2022
Huskie Books and Gear
Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.), Friday (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
Book Delivery/Pick-up Options
Books purchased online can be shipped to the mailing address provided at checkout or can be picked up in the store.