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Buying Textbooks by Email

If you choose not to use the online bookstore, or are unable to because you wish to pay by cheque or have an international order, you can place your order by email.

Please reply to the Textbook and Materials List you received from the Bookstore and provide the following information:

  • Your Name.
  • Your Complete Shipping Address.
  • Your Daytime Phone Number.  We will need to call you to get credit card details to complete the order.
  • Specify your shipping preference.

We accept cheque, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.  If you are paying by cheque, please let us know in the email and we will send you the total.

Cheques can be made out to Royal Roads University and mailed to us at:

Royal Roads University
Attn: Bookstore
2005 Sooke Road
Victoria BC  V9B 5Y2

Your order will be processed when the cheque arrives.

Shipping and Handling Charges


Within British Columbia:

  • Regular/Expedited Post (2-3 days) $8 + GST
  • Xpress Post (1-2 days) $10 + GST
  • Priority Post (1-2 days) $20 + GST

All Other Provinces and Territories:

  • Regular/Expedited post (2-13 days) $15 + Tax*
  • Xpress Post (1-7 days) $19 + Tax*
  • Priority Post (1-3 days) $38 + Tax*


USA and International Orders:

  • Xpress Post US Quote Provided
  • International Xpress Post (Available in some Countries) Quote Provided
  • Courier Quote Provided

Shipping Your Order:

You will receive an automatically generated response from the Bookstore which confirms we have received your emailed order.  We endeavour to ship orders on the same business day a completed order is received.  You will be emailed a treacking number when your order has been shipped.

To speed the processing of orders, we will automatically ship by Regular/Expedited post if you do not indicate a shipping preference.  We will also ship partial orders unless otherwise noted.  If requested, we will hold your order unitl it can be shipped completed, but it will be held regardless of course start date.