Business & Auxiliary Services

Textbook Affordability Act (Section 1004.085, Florida Statutes)

Requires:
  •  Public Postseconday institutions to conduct cost benefit analyses and report annually to chancellors on implementation of textbook affordability policies.
  • Universities post prominently lists of recommended and required textbooks 45 days prior to first day of class for at least 95% of cousre and course sections.
  • Establishment of deadlines for instructor to submit adoptions to bookstore for availability and sourcing.
  • Confirmation by Instructor or department that all items will be used.
  • Evaluation of cost savings for students if they Opt-In.
  • Annual report to SUS Chancellor by 9/30.

Contact Info

2400 Wahnish Way
120 Plant Operations Building
Tallahassee, FL 32307

P: (850) 599-3090
F: (850) 561-2547

E: bas@famu.edu