University Bookstores

Barnes & Noble at Howard University is conveniently located on Main Campus and West Campus and offers textbooks, school supplies, Howard spirit gear, clothing, gifts, and general merchandise. Howard University bookstores also coordinate programs for ordering Convocation and Commencement regalia and class rings. 

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Textbook Integration Program

The Textbook Integration Program, available through the bookstore websites, instantly populates a student’s online shopping cart with a custom list of books based on their schedule. To access this convenient program, Click the link or visit the Barnes & Noble at Howard University Bookstore website.

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Book Voucher Program

You can make purchases at the Howard University Bookstore with your Book Voucher account. Your Book Voucher account is accessible via your BisonCard or your Student ID Number for online purchases. Transfer excess funds from your student account into your Book Voucher account. Please follow the steps below.

We recommend that you allow up to 24 hours for the request to be received and funds available.

Book Scholarships

For Students with book scholarships (i.e. STEM, Presidential, Athletes) please review your award package to know how much of your transfer request will be covered by your book scholarship.

Book Voucher Steps:

  1. Book Voucher Transfer Request
    1. Go to BisonWeb (Student Services tab)
  2. Check your Book Voucher balance
    1. Go to BisonCard eAccounts
  3. Make your purchase at the Howard University Bookstore with your BisonCard or your Student ID Number (online)
    1. Go to Howard University Bookstore 
      1. In Checkout select BisonCard and provide your Student ID Number as the Card Number

Start Date: August 5, 2021

End Date: October 1, 2021

Note: Unused book vouchers will be returned to your non-athletic student account 1-2 weeks after the end date of book vouchers, but if you want to have this completed at any point please send a request to (include your Student ID Number). Athletic students who had monies placed in their Athletic Book Voucher account do not receive a credit that is refundable.

Contact: If you have any questions and/or concerns about your Book Voucher please send an email to and make sure to include your Student ID Number.

Barnes & Noble at Howard University 
Store 8102
2225 Georgia Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20059
Phone: 202.238.2640

Barnes & Noble at Howard University 
School of Law
2900 Van Ness St NW
Washington, DC 20008

Store hours vary depending upon the academic calendar. Click here for store hours.