September 24, 2023

Business Services eUpdate–May 2017

Business ServicesBookstore

UMW Book Club

The UMW Book Club will meet on Wednesday, May 17, from noon to 1 p.m. in the University Bookstore. The book to be discussed is Above the Waterfall, a contemporary novel by Ron Rash about Appalachia and the drug wars there. The Book Club will suspend meetings in June and July and resume in August. If you would like to purchase a copy of the book at the Book Club discount, please contact Margaret Mock, x1017, or

Bookstore Sale

The Bookstore will be extending the Faculty/Staff Appreciation Sale through next week (May 8th-13th). Take advantage of the savings during dead week when the store is less busy. 15% off a single gift, insignia, or apparel item.

Grad Gifts

Don’t forget, the Bookstore is the place to get all of your graduation gifts! Surprise that brand new alum with a gift that will remind them of their time at UMW.

Year End Department Charges

Mark your calendars–the end of year deadline for department charges in the Bookstore to hit this fiscal year is May 19.

Textbook Adoptions

Textbook and course material adoptions were due April 21. Contact the Bookstore if you have yet to turn in your textbook adoptions.

On-time adoptions help us keep textbook prices low! According to indiCo National Financial Survey 2015-2016, UMW is below the national average in average new, used, and rental prices.

  • Average rental price $51.00
  • Average UMW rental price:  $41.87
  • Average New Book Price:  $80.00
  • Average UMW New Book Price: $56.78
  • Average Used book price: $51.00
  • Average UMW Used book price: $41.43

Thank you for helping get the best prices for our students.


Copy Center

Year End Charges

The last date for Mail and Copy services to be billed to FY17 is May 19.



New Off-Campus Merchants

We are pleased to announce that the Weis Market in the Fredericksburg Shopping Center, located at 515 Jefferson Davis Highway, now accepts EagleOne as payment!


Parking Management

Fac/Staff Decals

All Faculty/Staff decals will expire July 1, 2017. New decals are ready to be issued. Contact Parking Management at x1129 with your banner ID number to order decals, or order through Banner SSB. Decals will be delivered to your office.