You Can Now use $100* of Financial Aid for Bookstore Clothing and Food!

As of the spring 2019 semester, you can use up to $100 (*including tax) of your financial aid each semester to buy these items at the Barnes & Noble Central Piedmont Bookstores:

  • Food/drinks
  • Health/beauty/toiletry items
  • Clothing with Central Piedmont logo

Other items already available for purchase with financial aid:

  • One Chromebook every two years
  • Bus passes ($200 per semester; only at Central and Cato Campus stores)
  • Backpacks (up to $55 value)

Excluded items:

  • Electronics
  • Software, computer accessories | 704.330.6942 |


CPCC Bookstores to Temporarily Close for Inventory

CPCC’s Bookstores will temporarily close on the following dates for inventory.

Central Campus Bookstore will close on Wednesday, March 2.

Levine Campus Bookstore will close on Friday, March 11.

Cato Campus Bookstore will close on Friday, March 18.

Also the Cato Campus bookstore is going through a renovation. It will be closed the week of Spring Break (Monday through Friday, March 7 –  March 11.)

Barnes and Noble Area Campus Bookstore Buyback & Rental Return Hours for May

Harper, Harris, and Merancas:

May 6 and 7 (Wed. and Thursday): Open 10 a.m.  –  2 p.m. and 3 – 7 p.m.

May 8 (Friday): Open 10 a.m.  –  2 p.m.

May 11 and 12 (Monday and  Tuesday): Open 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 3 – 7 p.m.

Buyback – Cash for Books – May 6 – 12.  Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Reminder: Rentals for this semester can be returned at any time but no later than May 12.  Please remind the bookstore associate that you are returning a rental.

Also Note: Cato, Central, and Levine campus bookstores are open regular hours.



CPCC Barnes and Nobles Bookstores Holiday Hours

Please note that the Central, Cato and Levine Campus bookstores will be closing at 1 p.m. on Wednesday November 27 in observance Thanksgiving.  Normal store hours will resume Monday, Dec. 2.

CPCC Bookstore

CPCC Central Campus Bookstore

A reminder that rental books are due to be checked in to the book store no later than Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013.

CPCC Barnes and Nobles Bookstores

In observance of the Labor Day Holiday, Levine, Cato and Central Campus bookstores will close at 2 p.m. on Friday, August 30, and will not be open Monday, September 2.  Normal hours will resume Tuesday, September 3.

CPCC Bookstore

CPCC Central Campus Bookstore

The Merancus campus bookstore will not be open:
Wednesday, August 28
Thursday, August 29
SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY:  August 30, 2013  (This coming Friday)
Show your support and school spirit with one of our CPCC logo hats or T-shirts.