Frequently Asked Questions

What are your hours during the beginning of the semester?

We offer extended hours at the beginning of the semester:

August 28th 8:30am - 4pm

August 29th 1pm - 4pm

August 30th 8:30am - 6pm

August 31st 8:30am - 5pm

When is the last day to return for a full refund?

The last day to return for a full refund is September 8th, 2021.

How do I get my books?

Olivet Nazarene University does books in tuition, so your textbooks are billed to your student account! The fee is $25 per credit hour. If there is no required materials for the course, there is no fee. Order online or shop in store for your books, and they will be charged to your student account. For more information, read here:

How do I know what books I need to order?

On the “Textbooks” tab on our website, all you need to do is enter your class schedule and we will do the rest. You can view exactly what books you need, along with the prices.

Should I buy or rent textbooks?

Renting textbooks is the cheapest option for both new and used textbooks.

What is the easiest way to order my textbooks?

If you are in the area, you can order your books online and pick them up in the store. If you are not in the area, choose the shipping option. You can also shop in store, where we offer a full service textbook process. You show us your schedule, and we pull your books for you!

What other products do you offer?

We carry a large selection of Olivet Nazarene University gear including men’s and women’s apparel, accessories, gifts, and even home decor. Our most popular items are sweatshirts, t-shirts, diploma frames, water bottles, and more. We also carry school supplies, so you can pick those up when you come in for your books and get prepared for the semester all in one place!

What if I have more questions?

Feel free to give us a call, come see us in store, or check out our social media!


Hammes Bookstore
1 University Ave
Bourbonnais, IL 60914


Spirit Shop
Monday - Thursday 8:30-5pm
Friday 8:30-4pm
Saturday 11-2p
Sunday Closed

Bookstore & Mail Hub
(815-939-5225 or 815-939-5226)
Monday 10:30-4pm
Tuesday 10:30-5pm
Wednesday 10:30-4pm
Thursday 10:30-5pm
Friday 10:30-4pm
Saturday & Sunday Closed


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