Business Services eUpdate–Winter 2020

Bookstore Closed For Inventory The UMW Bookstore will be closed for inventory on Friday, March 6. Visit the store before or after for the latest in UMW apparel. Textbook Adoptions Attention faculty: both summer and fall semester textbook adoptions are due Friday, April 3. Please submit your textbook adoption by visiting FacultyEnlight.com. This is the easiest way for faculty to submit all required, recommended or suggested course materials adoptions to the campus bookstore.​ If you require assistance in placing your adoptions, please reach out to Nicole Opper at the bookstore. Nicole can be reached at nopper@umw.edu. New Baked Goods Check out the store's new baked good program from Bon Appetite. We now have a delicious assortment of muffins, honey buns, danishes, and donuts. Copy Center Specialty Jobs Need a print job that you are not sure the Copy Center can handle? Call x1935 to find out if we can help! The Copy Center partners with local companies for jobs … [Read more...]

Fall 2019 Business Services eUpdate

Bookstore Sales Events Red Tag Sale: hurry into the Bookstore now! All clearance merchandise, marked with a red tag, is now 75% off the original price Faculty/Staff Appreciation Sale: receive 20% off in the Bookstore December 9-14. (Offer not valid on sale merchandise, convenience items, regalia, and textbooks. Other exclusions may apply.) New Store Manager Please welcome UMW Bookstore manager, Brett McMichael. Brett can be reached by phone at (540) 654-1017 or by email at sm8306@bncollege.com or bmcmicha@umw.edu. Spring Adoptions There are many ways in which on-time adoptions save students money; one of them, Textbook Buyback, takes place Dec. 9 – 14. Titles adopted and needed for the spring semester earn students the highest buyback prices on their fall semester books. Outstanding adoptions can be submitted here: FacultyEnlight.com. Contact Brett McMichael at sm8306@bncollege.com or bmcmicha@umw.edu with any questions. Copy Center Best Copy … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–September 2019

Bookstore Grand Opening Barnes & Noble and University of Mary Washington invite you to celebrate the grand opening of the campus bookstore! On October 3, 2019, from 12-2 PM, join us in a variety of activities and chances to win prizes, and welcome bookstore manager Cameisha Chin. There will be: A scavenger hunt Prize drawings every half hour Learning stations for textbook ordering through Faculty Enlight Ms. Chin can be reached at cchin2@umw.edu. Copy Center Special Orders Have a job that seems outside the scope of what the Copy Center can offer? Contact us to find out how we can help. The Copy Center partners with local companies for jobs that cannot be done in-house. We also work with them to ensure that customers are getting the lowest prices available. EagleOne New Credit Card Readers Have you noticed the new payment readers on Pepsi beverage vending machines?  The machines now accept credit, debit, and mobile payments!  The … [Read more...]

Customer Services Surveys

Business Services would like to hear from students! Please take the opportunity to share your experiences about the University Bookstore, EagleOne Card Office, and Parking Management using the linked surveys below, and you could win $50 in EagleOne money! Survey links: Copy and Mail Services EagleOne Parking Management  Responses should be submitted by April 29. Winners will be informed via email. Sponsored by Pepsi. … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–April 2019

Bookstore Textbook Adoption Dates The course materials adoption due date for summer was March 12. If you have not already done so, please submit adoptions here. Course materials adoptions for fall 2019 are due April 12, 2019. On time adoptions maximize: the amounts paid to students at buyback availability of used book inventory the number of materials available at the start of class Please submit adoptions here: UMW Bookstore. Faculty Regalia Rental Oak Hall is the regalia provider for the University of Mary Washington. Faculty and Staff may rent or purchase academic regalia from the leading custom regalia manufacturer in the country. Beginning February 1, 2019, Faculty and Staff may go online at Umwfaculty.shopoakhalli.com to rent regalia for delivery directly to individual offices. Those who prefer to order by phone may do so by calling Oak Hall Customer Service at l-800-456-7623. A customer service representative will be happy to assist you. Rental … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate — November 2018

Bookstore Textbook Adoptions Textbook adoptions for spring are needed. On time textbook adoptions are essential for maximizing the value and impact of textbook buyback. When a book is re-adopted for the spring semester and the store is in need of inventory: Re-adopted textbooks can be bought from students at the end of the semester Students get more cash from buyback More used books are available for students in the following semester Shipping expenses are reduced Basketball Tip-Off Show your Eagle Pride! Get 10% off UMW Basketball shirts and hats in-store on November 16. UMW Book Club The UMW Book Club will meet in the Bookstore from noon to 1 p.m. on November 14 to discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Author Signing: Juliana Baggott Join the UMW Bookstore, Department of English, Linguistics, and Communication, Simpson Library, the Dean’s Office of the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Writing Center/Writing Intensive Program at an … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–October 2018

Bookstore October Events and Sales Homecoming Weekend During Homecoming Weekend, October 19-20, customers receive 15% off a single alumni item. On Saturday, October 20, visit the UMW Bookstore table at the Homecoming women’s soccer game (1 p.m. at the Grass Stadium, Battleground Athletic Complex). Author Signing: Jim Gaines On Wednesday, October 24, from 3 - 5 p.m., retired professor Jim Gaines will sign copies of his book Beyond the Covenant. Co-sponsored by the Modern Languages and Literatures Department. November Events And Sales Election Day Your vote counts! Wear your "I Voted" sticker in the store on November 6, and receive 16% off one regularly priced UMW item. "Our Thanks to You" Sale Starting November 12, celebrate the lowest prices of the year on select apparel: $7 t-shirts, $11 long sleeve, and $12 crew! Available while supplies last. Basketball Tip-Off Show your Eagle Pride! Get 10% off UMW Basketball shirts and hats on November 16. UMW Book … [Read more...]

New Student Orientation

Welcome, new students! Business Services oversees several non-academic units that support student life. These include the Bookstore, Copy Center, EagleOne Card Center, Parking Management, and Post Office. To help you as you acclimate to life as a new student, Business Services has put together a power point highlighting some of the services offered. The slideshow can be viewed here. There is also detailed information available on each unit website (links available in the side bar). Follow us on social media to keep track of things happening on campus throughout the year, including special discount offers, new merchandise, parking updates, and more! Business Services Twitter: @UMWBusinessServ EagleOne Card Center Twitter: @EagleOneCard Facebook: @umweagle1 Bookstore Instagram: @UMW_Bookstore Facebook: UMW Bookstore Twitter: @UMWBookstore … [Read more...]

Customer Service Surveys

Business Services would like to hear from students! Please take the opportunity to share your experiences about the University Bookstore, EagleOne Card Office, and Parking Management using the linked surveys below, and you could win a $50 gift card to the Bookstore! Survey links: Bookstore EagleOne Parking Management  Responses should be submitted by April 27 at noon. Winners will be informed via email. Sponsored by Pepsi. … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–April

Bookstore Textbook Adoption Dates Course Materials Adoption for fall 2018 are due April 20, 2018. On time adoptions mean more used books available for students AND more money in students’ pockets through buyback. On time adoptions also mean more materials are available before the start of classes. Please submit textbook/course material adoptions to the UMW Bookstore by the due date so that the store can maximize payment to students for books they wish to sell, and increase the ability to fulfill students' orders before the start of class. There is a $2,500* Pepsi Textbook Scholarship fund for students, offered to the first department to reach 100% on-time adoption rate. *In the event of a tie, funds will be divided Faculty Regalia Rental Oak Hall is the regalia provider for the University of Mary Washington. Faculty and Staff may rent or purchase academic regalia from the leading custom regalia manufacturer in the country. Beginning February 1, 2018, Faculty and Staff may … [Read more...]