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J Rosemary Shockey HCC Bookstore
2998 W. Pearl City Road
Freeport, IL 61032-5630
Phone: (815) 599-3449
Fax: (815) 235-6130


Your Highland Community College Bookstore is institutionally owned and operated.
All bookstore proceeds help fund college activities such as:

The Bookstore, while selling your textbooks each semester, also offers many other products/services. Below is a partial list.

  • HCC apparel
  • Backpacks
  • Notebooks/Folders/Binders
  • Writing Utensils
  • Art Supplies Greeting Cards
  • Gifts/Souvenirs
  • Mp3 Players
  • Games/Gaming systems
  • Cameras Software
  • Batteries
  • Quick Study Guides
  • The Prairie Wind
  • Mealcards
  • Balloons— Mylar and Latex

Our goal is to have all of your textbooks available at the lowest prices possible while striving to give you unbeatable customer service!

Bookstore Hours
Monday - Thursday                           7:30am - 5:30pm
Friday, Saturday & Sunday               Closed

Commencement is May 18th.

Buyback will be open all summer.

May 27th.....Memorial Day
June 26th - 27th.....Inventory
July 4th


Meal Cards and Bus Passes

Pretzel City Bus Passes and Highland Cafeteria Meal Cards may be purchased at YOUR Highland Community College Bookstore.
Meal Cards and Bus Passes may be purchased with Cash, Checks and Credit cards. They may also be added to your Pell Voucher.
Pretzel City Bus Passes are $60.00 for twenty rides plus you get one free ride.
Meal Cards cost $25.00 and may be used in the Arts cafe. Cafeteria hours are Mon - Thur 9:00 am - 1:15 pm.