University Community Book Loan Program

Entering undergraduate students may qualify for the University Bookstore Community Book Loan Program.

The University Bookstore Community Book Loan Program:
  • Provides required course materials for 25 entering freshmen. Cost of books is estimated at $800-$1,100.
  • Is renewable for spring semester, provided sufficient academic progress is made and books issued are returned in acceptable condition
To Qualify, you must:
  • Be an entering freshman (Wood County or Lucas County Ohio residents only) planning to enroll on main campus*
  • Submit an application for admission and all credentials by January 15
  • Demonstrate financial need by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by January 15
  • Complete the application by logging into your MyBGSU account, selecting Financials, and then selecting Scholarship Opportunities

*Students admitted to the Pathway Program or the University Program for Academic Success will not qualify for this award.