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Wildcat Shop (Bookstore)

From textbooks and general book selection to apparel, electronics and supplies, the Wildcat Shop truly has something for everyone—including a custom publishing department. Local author book signings, special events and sales add to a vibrant atmosphere.


Course Materials  

The Textbooks & Course Materials Department here at the Wildcat Shop works tirelessly with publishers and technology vendors to keep course material costs low for students.

Online textbook & course material ordering allows students to find all of their required course materials right from our website. A price comparison tool is provided so students can make an informed decision to purchase directly from the Wildcat Shop or another seller.  Shop for textbooks.

Phone:  509-963-1279

Apparel and Gifts

The Wildcat Shop offers a wide selection of items other than textbooks, such as official apparel, office and school supplies, and gifts for CWU students, alumni, and family. From CWU sweatshirts to CWU stickers, shop the Wildcat Shop for all apparel and gifts.


MadLab offers a variety of custom publishing services including printing, binding, lamination and help with school projects. They offer engraving services for custom awards, professional nameplates, personalized gifts and more. Stop by MadLab around birthdays and holidays for bespoke gifts.  Shop MadLab.

Phone:  509-963-1318


CatTech is a certified Apple retailer with a full selection of Mac devices and accessories, as well as providing Apple repair services. You can find Microsoft Surface products, PC laptops, gaming, audio accessories and more.  Shop electronics.

Phone:  509-963-1377

Online Ordering

Any order you place on the website will be packaged and sent by the Wildcat Shop Online Ordering team.  Composed of mostly student employees, the Wildcat Shop online ordering team works hard to make sure your packages are accurate and delivered quickly. 

Phone:  509-963-1648


Graduating students may purchase all of their commencement regalia through the Wildcat Shop, as well as diploma frames. Regalia may be picked up from Ellensburg, Des Moines, and Lynnwood campuses, or shipped directly to you.

Central Access 

Central Access creates accessible materials for individuals with print related disabilities. Our team provides quality work for students and staff at Central Washington University as well as many institutions and schools across the country. Central Access also provides meaningful opportunities for student employees to learn about the production of accessible materials and grow professionally while serving the community.

Phone:  509-963-1371


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