Free FedEx Home Delivery Shipping on orders over $50!See Details

Shipping Policy

Shipping Carrier

We use the following as our shipping carrier:

  • FedEx (Ground & Express)
Shipping Options & Rates

Processing time usually takes 1-2 business days with the exception of rush periods (Observed Holidays, Graduation, Football Season, etc.). Processing time may take up to 3 business days during rush periods.

All priority orders (FedEx Express, 2 Day, etc.) must be placed by 1:00 PM PT to start processing the same day.

*Orders that are $250 or more will automatically become signature required for any shipping method

USC Bookstores currently offers free FedEx Home Delivery shipping* on purchases of $50 or more, no promo code needed. (*Exclusions apply, course materials and products sold through third party vendor partners are not included in this offer.

Free FedEx Home Delivery shipping on purchases of $50 or more applies to the product price only and does not include sales tax or applicable shipping charges. Offer applies to FedEx Home Delivery & Ground shipping to a single address within the U.S. Some exclusions apply.

Pacific Asia Museum orders are EXCLUDED from expedited delivery (Express, 2 Day, Standard Overnight).


(FedEx Only)


(calculate based on order value)


(excluding processing time)

FedEx Home Delivery & Ground

orders <$50 is $6.95, >$50 is free

5-7 Business Days

FedEx Express

based on order value

3 Business Days

FedEx 2 Day

based on order value

2 Business Days

FedEx Standard Overnight

based on order value

1 Business Day

Delivery Time*
APO/FPO/DPO Military Addresses

Our FedEx account does not support shipping to APO/FPO addresses. We can only ship to them via United Postal service (USPS). You may enter your shipping/billing information accordingly when creating your online account. Please note all APO/FPO orders are processed manually and tracking numbers for such shipment cannot be guaranteed. Please note expedited shipping (Overnight, 2-Day, Express) is not guaranteed for APO orders, we recommend Ground Shipping.

P.O. Box

We do not ship to any P.O. Boxes

International Shipping

We do not offer international shipping at this time.

Business Days & Holidays

All orders are processed and shipped during business hours Monday – Friday, excluding USC holidays. If an order is placed after the cut-off time (1:00 PM PT), it will be processed the following business day.

We do not process/ship on weekends and/or the following holidays:

For USC holidays, please visit USC Academic Calendar.

Tracking Orders

You will receive a shipment confirmation e-mail that includes shipment details and your tracking number once your order is ready be shipped. To track an order on, please login to access your order information.

Textbook Shipping Policy

USC uses Follet as its textbook provider. Please visit Follett's Shipping Policy for all textbook orders.

Commencement Shipping Policy

USC Regalia, Announcements, Class Rings, Frames (excluding basic sashes & tassels) are sold by Herff Jones. Please visit Herff Jones' FAQ for details.

Custom Sashes are sold by Pride Sash. Please visit Pride Sash's FAQ for details.

Other Shipping Related Questions?

Please contact our customer service team via phone at 1-800-447-8620 or via email at