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


Monday, September 3, 2018                                                   Labor Day
Tuesday, September 4, 2018                                                  Voucher Entry
Monday, October 8, 2018                                                       Columbus Day
Thursday and Friday, November 22 & 23, 2018                     Thanksgiving Holiday

Final Exams will be December 10 - 14, 2018

Campus will be closed December 24, 2018 - January 1, 2019


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.