Welcome to the USC Sumter Bookstore. Our employees are here to serve you.

We are an institutional owned store.

Our store is located in the Student Union Building.

We offer Fire Ant & Gamecock merchandise.

** Select Items below to Purchase **

FireAnts Apparel

Fire Ants Purchases


Gamecock Purchases


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When placing ONLINE TEXTBOOK ORDERS, please use your USC ID as your username (i.e. J12345678)








AUGUST 17th & 18th

10 AM - 2 PM

The bookstore will be open on Saturday, August 17th and Sunday, August 18th from 10 am - 2 pm during the athletes move in weekend as to allow them and their families to be able to purchase/rent their textbooks and other items.

We are also extending this time to everyone if you want to get ahead of the rush during the first week of classes.

This will be the only weekend hours for the store.





All Fall Semester rentals are due NO LATER than December 16th, 2019.  You may return your rental book(s) during any time on or before December 16th, 2019.  You do not have to wait to return your book(s) on December 16th.  We suggest returning your rental(s) after your final exam(s).  Any rental not returned by 5:00 PM on the 16th will result in additional charges over and above the original rental price, which will include late fees and the replacement value of the book(s).  NO EXCEPTIONS.  If your debit or credit card on file is declined/rejected then your student account will be placed on hold.  In order for hold to be released, all fees must be paid in full to the bookstore.




Remember to sign up for the App Card.  The App Card is a free rewards card that allows you to earn points for your in-store purchases.  The same card may be used in the Bookstore and Fire Ant Cafe'.  However, points earned at each location are separate.  All textbook/e-book/rental and purchases earn you points.  Points cannot be redeemed towards textbook and e-book purchases or textbook rentals.  Please make sure to swipe your App Card or key in your mobile number BEFORE cashier begins scanning merchandise to assure your new points will be added to your account.


Current App Card Rewards

20 points = One FREE $1.00 Snack Item

50 points = $5.00 OFF your purchase of $5.00 or more

100 points = $10.00 OFF your purchase of $10.00 or more

150 points = One FREE Clearance Item

***Certain Restrictions Apply***