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First Day Complete

First Day® Complete is a course materials fulfillment program that lowers the cost of course materials and ensures students have their required course materials on the first day of class. Students will be charged $24 per credit hour for academic courses requiring textbooks, digital materials and access codes. The flat fee may save students up to 50% each term. Visit if you need to place your book order.

First Day® Complete book fees are automatically charged at registration. To get the physical books for courses, students must make selections via email, text message link from the bookstore, in-store QR code, the FDC landing page or the bookstore website

Financial Aid Purchasing at the Bookstore: 

  • Financial Aid will be available to use in the bookstore 10 days before classes start.
  • Pell Grants/Loans can be used to purchase anything online or in-store by selecting Financial Aid at checkout (some exclusions apply).
  • Book/Supply Scholarships can be used in-store or online (some exclusions apply).
  • Students enrolled in First Day® Complete are charged at registration; funds are automatically covered by applicable Pell Grants/Loans/Scholarships. 

Gadsden/Cherokee Bookstore

Contact: 256-546-3334 |

Store Hours:

  • Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed

Ayers Campus Bookstore

Contact: 256-835-2707 |

Store Hours: 

  • Monday – Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Friday: Closed
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed