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Congratulations, graduates, you did it! Register now to participate in the celebration at Commencement 2018. Visit commencement.ucsd.edu for registration and information.

Bundle and save with a Triton Grad Pack: Pre-order by May 17 and save!
Now that you’re graduating, you will need to dress the part! There are 3 options to choose from - each one is bundled and discounted for your convenience. Every UC San Diego Grad Pack includes a cap, gown, college tassel (all are yours to keep), a memory sash, a 2018 souvenir tassel, plus a really great diploma frame at a discounted price. Purchase a Silver, Gold or Platinum Triton Grad Pack before the end of Grad Fair (May 17) and we will take an additional $15 off the already bundled discount price.  Pre-order now.

Grad Fair: May 15 - 17  •  10am - 6pm
Now’s the time to purchase your cap and gown, or bundle and save with a Triton Grad Pack. You will be able to pick up your cap and gown / Grad Pack at this time. You may also talk to Jostens about diploma frames, class rings, and grad announcements. You may also take your senior portrait. Take advantage of exclusive event sales and last chance for academic discounts on Apple computers, discounts and more. Click for event details.

Grad Nite: May 29, 6pm - 9pm
THE OFFICIAL KICK OFF TO GRADUATION! Your one-stop shop for graduation and an evening of fun.The Bookstore is reopened in the evening just for you! Enter on a red carpet for awesome prizes, diploma frames, meet with alumni and career services, sign the 2018 class plaque, senior class challenge, senior portraits taken, class rings, and exclusive sales for this night only...plus visit our fun zone with DJ, photo booth, giveaways, free food and beverages, and so much more! Click for event details.

Get mom the perfect gift
Check out the Bookstore for Mother's Day gift ideas. We'll have a selection of gourmet chocolates by Mayana, hand-crafted jewelry from Tomas Sterling Silver, HandUp Global Good (supports Haitian craftsmen), & Contempo Jewelry (handmade in the USA), unique gifts like "Garden in A Bag" by Potting Shed Creations, and basics like cards, novelty books and journals. Don't forget Mom when it comes to UCSD shirts, jackets, hats, and decals to show off her Triton pride.

And from May 7 - 12, take 20% off these items (cards excluded).


Welcome new Tritons: May 5 • 10am - 5pm
What better way to get Triton ready than to gear up? All UC San Diego emblematic clothing, gifts and supplies will be 25% off May 4 & 5. Are you a new Triton that needs your first sweatshirt or already a Triton that's been eyeing that new tee, now's the time! We will also have 25% off local San Diego tees for our out-of-town guests or those who just want to represent their new home.

Visit the Computer Store to enter to win an Apple iWatch and other great prizes. Take advatage of Transfer Triton Day specials and academic pricing on hardware and software just for you!

Don't forget to use our coupon in the Triton Day program for the Sunshine Market. Get a FREE F'real milkshake with any $5 purchase!

Get cash for your books!
Stop by our tent in the Price Center plaza. For dates and times, check here for complete list. Questions? 858.534.4557

Course materials: compare and save – we are here to help
Rentals, eBooks, used copies, loose-leaf, customized texts, & course packets. Stop by our
convenient campus bookstore or online. Our knowledgeable staff will assist you in finding the best value for your course materials. 858.534.4557  Start comparing here.

Course packets + VALUE & SAVE $$$ = academic success
We will assist you in creating affordable course materials to fit your specific teaching goals so your students have exactly what they need, while saving them $. Check out our convenient, on-campus, expert custom publishing service today. Contact Sara Thoreson 858.534.7963. Details.


Apple One Day Sale, pay no sales tax: May 29
One day only! Pay no sales tax on any Mac or iPad.
Pre-order yours today and receive a free gift and free $25 Bookstore gift card. *A 7.75% tax discount will be applied to qualifying purchases. Excludes Mac mini, iMac Pro, iPad sixth generation and iPad mini. Other exclusions may apply. Click here for details.

Affordable tech: a new Macbook for as little as $38.27 per month
USE Credit Union has teamed up with the UC San Diego Bookstore to provide an affordable way to get new technology. Start saving.

Earn cash for old electronics
The UCSD Computer Store is partnered with "Encore" to offer Bookstore gift cards on the spot
when you trade in your working and defective electronic devices: cell phones, desktops, gaming, laptops, MP3 players, e-readers, tablets and more. Contact Encore for a quote.


25% off All skateboards $100 and up
Nice selection of Santa Cruz and White Wave skateboards.
Discount taken at register. While supplies last.

25% off Select duffle bags, messenger bags, sling bags and brief bags
Discount taken at register. While supplies last.

25% off Limited edition Top Flight UC San Diego notebooks
One, three and five subject. Discount taken at register. While supplies last.

25% off Cool comfort, ultra-plush, bamboo pillows
Regular $19.99 Now $14.99. Discount taken at register. While supplies last.


Perky's drink pick of the month for May!
Our drink of the month for May will be a Mochaccino. This drink is a delicious hot drink made from espresso and milk that has been steamed and frothed, with a touch of chocolate to liven it up! Don't forget, collect a free Perky button with the purchase of our drink of the month, while supplies last.

Our selection is affordable and delicious, serving premium salads, sandwiches and pastries – and don't forget the freshly brewed coffee. All of our food is prepared fresh locally. We guarantee the finest flavors, quality ingredients, and fast, friendly service. Contact Perks for your next meeting or event! 858.822.7760 or email us.

Coffee & Book Chat - Wednesday, May 16, Noon
Meet up on the first floor of the Bookstore in the general book department. On Book Chat day  you'll receive coupons for 25% off your entire purchase of general books and 25% off any one freshly-brewed Perks bar beverage! See our staff picks here from April!

Books we loved and think you will too
CIRCE by Miller, Madeline


UCSD farmers' market
Held every Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during Fall, Winter, and Spring quarters, at Town Square, between the Student Services Center and the Chancellor's Complex. Enjoying local farmers and food vendors since 2004! Delicious details.

Spirit Friday - 10% off your entire purchase
Every Friday, when you wear your UCSD spirit gear inside the UCSD Bookstore, Perks coffee shop, and Sunshine Market. See the details and some exclusions here.

Exclusive cellular discounts for UCSD faculty, staff, & students
Get a discount on your cell phone service just for being a UC San Diego faculty or staff member, or a student. Follow this link for all the details and carriers available for this discount.

Notary services now available at the Bookstore
Centrally located on campus inside the Bookstore. Services are provided by a bonded, professional notary public, who is certified by the California Secretary of State. All work is performed weekdays by appointment only; you must call or email in advance. Details here.