That's exactly what placing an order ahead of time with the Dal Bookstore will do. And, if you use your DalCard to buy your textbooks and dorm essentials, you will receive 5% back toward future purchases at the Dal Bookstore! Learn how to load money on to your DalCard.
Purchase your textbooks and course supplies online during the ordering period and they'll be boxed up and waiting for you when you arrive. A great way to save time and get a jump on the new academic year!*
Visit the Dal Bookstore during the ordering period to order your textbooks and course materials.
Did you know the Dal Bookstore offers more than books? Each summer, the Dal Bookstore also carries a wide selection of items for your room including bedding, like sheets, blankets and pillows, desk-top fans -- even dorm-size, energy-efficient mini fridges and microwaves -- and much more! Best of all, if you purchase these items online during the ordering period you can have them delivered directly to your residence -- waiting for you when you move in. (Delivery of mini fridges and microwaves limited to the Halifax residences only.)
Shop for your Dorm Essentials through the Dal Bookstore during the ordering period.
Dalhousie University Residence - Halifax
6230 Coburg Road, PO Box 15000
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
Dalhousie Agricultural Campus Residence - Truro
PO Box 550
Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada B2N 5E3