The Winona Campus bookstore staff answer your frequently asked questions about bookstore operations, rental returns, and future purchases.
What is the bookstore’s contact information?
What if I need to buy books?
All books for summer are available online. Visit st-marys.bncollege.com to select the classes you are taking and order the books you need. The bookstore will be processing orders Monday through Friday and shipping to students ASAP. All orders placed before 10 a.m. will ship the same business day.
What if I want to buy clothing, supplies, or gifts?
All clothing, supplies, and gifts will be available for purchase online at st-marys.bncollege.com. The bookstore will be processing orders Monday through Friday, including general merchandise orders. All orders placed before 10 a.m. will ship the same business day.
Can I place orders over the phone?
The bookstore cannot take payment information over the phone due to payment card compliance regulations. Staff will be happy to walk you through the steps to place your order online at st-marys.bncollege.com.
Since the bookstore is closed, will I have to pay for shipping when I order online?
All online orders will include free shipping.
If I am done with my rental books for the semester, how can I return them?
At this time rentals are still due back by Tuesday, May 5, which would have been the last day of finals. As the bookstore will remain closed through the end of spring semester, you can print a free shipping label via the bookstore website at st-marys.bncollege.com (instructions below).
Rental return instructions – How to print your free UPS shipping label
All rentals are due back by Tuesday, May 5. You can print a free shipping label via the bookstore website at st-marys.bncollege.com.
- Visit st-marys.bncollege.com and rest your cursor on “Textbooks.” Select the “Textbook Rentals” option from the drop down menu.
- Next, scroll down and click on the link labeled “Rental Return.”
- Lastly, enter your Order ID (only one if combining multiple orders in one return) and the email address you used when you placed your order. If possible, combine multiple orders together and ship in one box with one shipping label. Please make sure to use packing material to keep the books in good condition. Include your name, email, and phone number in the box with the return. Contact the bookstore by phone (507-457-1569) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions or you are not able to create the label.