Academics

Bookstore

Xavier Bookstore

  • Book purchases may be made by cash, check, or credit card.
  • Please do not pre-write check amount
  • For faster service, please highlight the number and the title of the book(s) you wish to purchase on the Booklist
  • Bring an large sturdy bag or backpack as we do not provide bags
  • ALL Bookstore sales are FINAL: Purchaser is responsible for procuring the correct items. No refunds, no exchanges, no returns once the purchaser leaves the bookstore window.
  • BUY EARLY: The Xavier bookstore will have a limited stock of textbooks available for your convenience.
  • If purchasing from other sources, make sure you CHECK THE ISBN#(S)

Common Finance/Bookstore Questions

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  • Can I use a credit card?

    Yes. You may use cash, check or credit card.


  • When can I get my schedule?

    Schedules will be available beginning Thursday, July 16. In order to receive your class schedule, the following must be on file:
    • August tuition paid in full
    • The 2020-21 Athletics/Activities Participation Waiver Form (located on GatorNet)
    • AIA Physical Forms (required forms were emailed for each grade level)

    The Finance Offices will be closed Friday, July 3 - Monday, July 13, for the holiday and building maintenance.
  • When can I get the booklist?

    The booklist will be available on the Xavier website byJuly 7. 
    • Please wait until you get the booklist and your class schedule to purchase any books. You must have the correct ISBN number.
     
  • Does the Bookstore sell used books?

    No, the bookstore sells new books only.
  • Can I purchase a book (new/used) from another source?

    Yes, before you purchase any new or used books, please check the ISBN number found on the back of the book and make sure it matches the ISBN number on the booklist to make certain you have the correct book.

    NOTE: The Bookstore is not responsible for used book purchases.
  • Are books available in an electronic format?

    Yes, in some cases the textbook for your class is available electronically.
    • Please see our suggested links for where to purchase electronic books. 

e-Books

Below is a list of some of the major eBook vendors that offer digitial books for purchase or rental.  The bookstore does not endorse a specific vendor.  Our hope is that by comparing prices, you will find the best price available for your daughter's eBook purchases (or rentals).
 
Please use the links below to search based on the ISBN number of your class textbook.

* If your teacher provides a direct link to the publisher for a course e-book, you must purchase your e-book from that vendor.

Contact

LOCATION: ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
PHONE 1: (602) 240-3154
PHONE 2: (602) 240-3121

Hours

BOOKSTORE HOURS 2020:

Early Book Sale Hours: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Book Purchase
  • Class Fees (Paid Separately)
  • Teachers of Fine Arts courses will notify students when they can pick up supplies.
    Class fees will be paid at that time
Monday, August 3rd thru Wednesday August 5th  

BOOK STORE CLOSED:
  • Thursday, August 6th and Friday August 7th Faculty Meeting
Special hours:
Monday, August 10, Tuesday August 11th and Wednesday 7AM-3PM
12
th Thursday, August 13th and Friday, August 14th 1PM-3PM

REGULAR BUSINESS HOURS:
Starting Monday, August 17th 7:30AM- 3PM

*A VERY IMPORTANT REMINDER*
  • Payments may be paid by Cash, Check & Credit Card
  • Please do not pre-write check amount
  • For faster service, please highlight the
    number and title of the book(s) and Class Fees you wish to purchase on the Booklist
  • Please make sure you check the ISBN#(S) when Purchasing used books from other sources
BRING A LARGE STURDY BAG OR A BACK PACK AS WE DO NOT PROVIDE BAGS


Audiobooks

Some students may benefit from listening to an assigned book. With this in mind, we have purchased Audiobooks matching the titles of books we use in our curriculum hoping they will find an audience among reluctant readers or those who prefer the auditory mode.  The following titles are a sampling of those we now have available in the library. Faculty and students are encouraged to check out these sources.
  • Anna Karenina (Tolstoy)
  • Atonement (McEwen)
  • The Awakening (Chopin)
  • Cannery Row (Steinbeck)
  • Daisy Miller (James)
  • The Dubliners (Joyce)
  • Hard Times (Dickens)
  • Heart of Darkness (Conrad)
  • Jane Eyre (Bronte)
  • Moby Dick (Melville)
  • My Antonia (Cather)
  • The Scarlet Letter (Hawthorne)
  • The Sound and the Fury (Faulkner)
  • The Stranger (Camus)
  • To the Lighthouse (Woolf)
  • Wide Sargasso Sea (Rhys) (DVD)
  • Wuthering Heights (Bronte)
  • Handful of Dust (Waugh) (DVD)

Xavier College Preparatory

4710 North Fifth Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85012
P. (602) 277-3772
F. (602) 279-1346

National Blue Ribbon Recipient

1990-91
1994-96
2013

Accreditation

AdvancED
Western Catholic Educational Association