Northeast Iowa Community College bookstores are located on both the Calmar and Peosta campuses and are stocked with all of the required items for courses offered at NICC in addition to supplies, apparel, backpacks and much more.

Current Hours: Please note that the campus Bookstores are currently closed to the public. You are still able to order textbooks online. If you need assistance, please contact your campus bookstore.

Textbooks will be available for purchase for upcoming semesters as of the following dates:

  • Fall 2020: August 5, 2020
  • Spring 2021: December 11, 2020
  • Summer 2021: May 5, 2021

Textbook Rental

NICC bookstores offer a selection of titles available for rent each semester. Contact the bookstore for more information.

Refund Policy

Students may obtain a refund on qualifying textbooks purchased for the current time within one week of the start of the course. Refunds after that period will follow tuition refunds.

  1. You must present a cash register receipt as proof of purchase.
  2. New books must be in new condition, with no marks, soiled spots, creases, bent corners, scratches etc.
  3. Shrink-wrapped books must have the wrap intact. CDs and access codes must be unopened.
  4. Used books must be in resalable condition without damage (moisture, tears, pen marks, etc.) to pages, cover and spine.

Customers may also obtain refunds on apparel purchased within 30 days. Refunds after that period will be given as in-store credit only under limited circumstances at the manager's discretion.

  1. You must present a cash register receipt showing correct dollar amount for apparel being returned.
  2. Apparel must still be in new condition - clean and undamaged with no stains or odors.

Microsoft Office Download

The College has made it possible for eligible students and alumni to download and/or install a variety of software, including Microsoft Office, free of cost to their computers, laptops or tablets. Visit OnTheHub, click on "Students," select the item you want and add it to your cart. You will need to register with your email address and a message will be sent to your email inbox with a link to your free download. The site also offers AdobeĀ® and other software for purchase.

Tablet and Computer Purchases

Students may also purchase various tablets and computer hardware at the College's discounted rate through CDW-G. All transactions are processed by CDW-G and not through NICC or its Computer Information Services (CIS) department. Products include Microsoft Surfaces, Lenovo ThinkPads, HP EliteBooks as well as various PCs and monitors; free ground shipping is available. Browse and purchase products through CDW-G.