Paying for Books

You will need to log in to your account, or create an account if you’re a new visitor, before completing your purchase. The bookstore accepts American Express, MasterCard, Discover, or Visa. If you are paying for books with a voucher or through a third party, please contact the bookstore directly: (208) 885-6469 or e-mail

After payment, the books will be sent to the student’s home address within approximately two to three business days.

Boise Locations

Idaho Water Center

Our Main Location
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Parking Information

Phone: (208) 334-2999
Fax: (208) 364-4035

M-Th, 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri, 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Ada County Extension

5880 Glenwood Street
Boise, ID 83714

Phone: (208) 287-5900
Fax: (208) 287-5909

GAR Building

714 W State Street
Boise, ID 83702

U of I Foundation, Inc. 
Phone: (208) 364-4014
Fax: (208) 364-4037

State Governmental Relations 
Phone: (208) 364-4014
Fax: (208) 364-4037

Regional Communications 
Phone: (208) 334-2252


Integrated Design Lab
306 S 6th St
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 429-0220
Fax: (208) 343-0001


Urban Design Center
322 E. Front Street, Suite 120
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 334-2999


821 W. Idaho Street
Boise, ID 83702

Phone: (208) 733-1889

Tue - Fri, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Eastman Garage located above the VandalStore.

Textbook Orders

For Boise-based and distance learning courses, students should contact the Instructor, or the department about the required textbooks.

In addition, textbooks may be available online through the VandalStore. You have two options in purchasing your books online, both of which are simple and convenient.

Textbook Express can be accessed by logging in to VandalWeb:

1. Go to and choose "LOGIN"
2. Enter one of the following numbers for your USER ID & your PIN to login 
    - Student ID Number (with the dash)
    - V Number (capital V required)

After you successfully login:
3. Choose the "Student Information / Registration Menu" link,
4. Choose the "Registration Menu" link,
5. Choose the "Textbook Express",
6. Select the term and click "Submit"
7. Click on "Submit Textbook Express Info for current semester" button to view the books.


Go to the VandalStore Website
to find and order your books:
1. Go to
2. Click on “Vandal Books” link.
3. Click on “Order Textbooks” link.
4. Select your campus term, department, course, and section from the drop down menus.
5. Drop down menus also allow you to choose between new or used books (if available) and choose between books that are required, optional, recommended, or all of the above.
6. Add the books to your basket. Once you have finished shopping, please proceed to checkout.