Important Information

Ben Hill-Irwin Campus Bookstore

  • Click to view the Fall Semester 2020 Booklist.
  • The bookstores will be open for Fall Semester purchases beginning July 27. Students may begin using their Financial Aid for bookstore purchases on Monday, August 10, 2020. Last day to use Financial Aid is Thursday, August 27. Student ID card is required to use any form of Financial Aid.
  • In an effort to protect our students and staff, our bookstores will require masks and social distancing. Students may also place orders online using the Online Textbook Order Form. Details and shipping charges are on the form. There will not be curbside pickup for Fall.
  • See the Frequently Asked Questions for Fall 2020.
  • Book Buyback dates are: Monday, July 27 – Wednesday, August 5.

The Bookstore is owned and operated by the college and provides textbooks, laptops, workbooks, supplies, and materials for students. The store also carries logo merchandise, including jackets, shirts, caps, and book bags. Normal hours are shown below:

  • Valdosta Campus: Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Cook Campus: Monday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Coffee Campus: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Ben Hill-Irwin Campus: Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.

These hours are subject to change during holidays, semester breaks, and beginning of the semester. Please see FAQ for the Fall Semester schedule.

Financial Assistance may be available through the Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Foundations through scholarships or emergency funds to help students with tuition & fees and the cost of books and supplies. For more information and applications for assistance, please see the links provided below.

Bookstore Return Policy


  • Original receipt required for all refunds or returns. Students are responsible for keeping the original receipt provided at time of purchase.
  • Valid student ID required for refunds, returns, and purchases to financial aid.
  • Textbooks may be returned within 10 days of purchase. Returns in excess of 10 days may be allowed with valid drop form or if class is canceled due to low enrollment. Books must be in original condition, with no writing, and shrink wrapping that has not been removed.
  • No returns on general merchandise, supplies, or equipment unless defective. Must be returned within 10 days of purchase.
  • Defective used books may be exchanged for another used book if available. Otherwise, student must pay the difference for a new book.
  • Refunds issued per the method of payment indicated on the original receipt (subject to cash availability).
  • Cash, check, or credit/debit card purchases will not be reversed to Pell after purchase. Students receive refunds for any unused Pell balances.

Textbook Buyback

At the end of each term, Wiregrass bookstores will buy back certain textbooks. Buyback dates will be advertised. Students who wish to sell their textbooks should bring their books and student ID to the campus bookstore. The books will then be scanned to see if they are on the buyback list, and a price quoted. Please contact the nearest campus bookstore for more details.


Bethany Day
Bookstore Specialist
Ben Hill-Irwin Campus
Room 220
O: (229) 468-2020
Pam O'Neal
Bookstore Coordinator
Valdosta Campus
Room 354
O: (229) 333-5392 ext. 3022
Dr. Penelope Schmidt
Executive Director for Administrative Services
Valdosta Campus
Berrien Hall, Room 329
O: (229) 333-2100 ext 1243
Keren Wynn
Vice President for Administrative Services
Valdosta Campus
Berrien Hall, Room 325
O: (229) 333-2103