Book Center Authorizations

Pitt-Johnstown Book Center authorizations are available to students who would like to use excess financial aid to buy their textbooks in the University Book Center. Students anticipating a refund can stop in the Business Office to pick up the authorization form.

How It Works:

  • Book Center authorizations will be issued up to the amount of the expected refund
  • To get the exact amount of your textbook purchase, stop by the Book Center or view the prices online
  • Stop by the Business Office to pick up the form
  • A charge will be posted to the students PittPAY account for the authorized amount
  • Authorization forms should then be taken to the bookstore where it will be accepted as payment
  • After add/drop student accounts will be adjusted to actual amounts spent