Tips to Save on Computers and Course Materials

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On April 5, 2022

Does your student need to buy a new laptop?  Want to learn how to reserve required course materials for your student?  Here are some cost-saving tips from The S&T Store:


  • Educational Discounted Pricing
  • Campus IT Approved Specifications

Dell Latitude Series includes a Four-Year Complete Care Warranty. This is full coverage including accidental damage, with free warranty work at the campus IT Center located in the library. A loaner will be provided for free while your computer is being serviced.

Apple Computers, and iPads are also available. Optional CPS Accidental Warranty can be purchased at an additional charge. They also can be serviced at the campus IT Center located in the library.

Student Computer Purchase Plan program. Spread out the cost of a new computer over four semesters with no accruing interest rate. Contact The S&T Store if using this option two weeks prior to Tax Holiday.

Save Tax! Wait till Tax Holiday weekend, the first Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in August.  You may pre-order online in mid-July or purchase at The S&T Store that weekend. We can ship out or hold for in-store pick up.

Apple usually has Back to School promotions such as rebates and free merchandise during this time also.  Look for promotions at The S&T Store in July.

Apple Promotion- 03/27/2022 thru 06/25/2022

$25.00 Discount to students on purchases of qualifying MacBook Air and MacBook Pros

Dell Promotion-01/29/2022 thru 01/28/2023

Course Material

Reserve your books at Early Bird Textbook Reservation.  There is a form in the PRO packet that can be completed, or you can sign up online at our web site. We will pre-pack your student’s books and supplies and have them ready for pick up in the store during move-in weekend.  You will have the option to rent books or purchase digital books at check out.  There is no obligation to purchase. Reserve early for best chance at securing less expensive used books. You can also order online at

For more information, please contact:

Mark Gallardo

Associate Director | The S&T Store

Division of Student Affairs | Missouri S&T University

1346 N. Bishop | Rolla, MO 65409 | 573-341-4981 |

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