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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!

Monday - Friday                           8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday                     Closed


Monday, May 29th                          Memorial Day
June 28th - June 28th                   Inventory
Tuesday, July 4th                           Fourth of July

Summer Hours

May 15th - August 4th                    Monday - Thursday 7:30am - 5:30pm


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.