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Complimentary Framing Services

Let us do the honour of framing your degree

Oct. 8 | Halifax Convention Centre, Rm. 102

During Dalhousie's Fall Convocation on Tuesday, Oct. 8, we will have framing specialists a set up in room 102 of the Halifax Convention Cetnre providing complimentary framing services. This service is free and one that we enjoy providing, so please join us, have your degree framed, browse a selection of giftware and take a photo at our selfie station!

To learn more about our framing services and other promotions, please visit our Dal Grad page.






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Community Night

Thursday, Aug. 29 | 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

On Thursday, August 29, the SUB location Bookstore is open until 8PM to help you get a jump on the new school year!

Purchase your textbooks, check out the new Dal swag, enjoy some treats, enter to win prizes and more!

During Community Night, we will also have plenty of staff on hand to answer any questions you may have about your course materials.

Need a DalCard?

If you need to get your DalCard, the DalCard Office is also open until 8pm that evening so be sure stop by before heading to the Bookstore!

Our good friends from the DalCard Office will also be on-site during Community Night to help students load their cards because remember: When you spend your Dal Dollars at the Bookstore on general merchandise or textbooks, you earn 5% towards your next purchase! 

Visit the DalCard Office at 6230 Coburg Rd. to get your DalCard


  Stay Tuned

We're still in the planning stages of this popular back-to-school event so stay tuned!

Follow the Community Night 2019 Facebook event page to be notified new details



Complimentary Framing Services

Let us do the honour of framing your degree

May 27-June 1, 2019

During Spring Convocation, May 27-June 1, we will have framing specialists a set up in-store and providing complimentary framing services. This service is free and one that we enjoy providing, so come over to the Student Union Building after you've purchased your frame at the Arts Cetnre and let us do the honour of framing your degree for you.



Extended Bookstore Hours:

Mon, May 27 Tues, May 28 Wed, May 29 Thurs, May 30 Fri, May 31 Sat, June 1
9:00 am-7:00 pm 9:00 am-7:00 pm 9:00 am-7:00 pm 9:00 am-7:00 pm 9:00 am-7:00 pm 8:30 am-5:00 pm




EXTENDED: March Madness Clearance & BOGO Event

March 11-23

Student Union Building | Jenkins Hall

If you think you're seeing double, it's because we're doubling down on our deals for our March Madness Clearance & BOGO Event!

In an effort to clear out stock before year-end, we're introducing deep discounts of up to 50% off and for the first time ever, we're offering buy one get one on select items!

So hurry in while the deals are hot and take advantage of the savings!

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Susie's Shortbreads Valentine's Day Pop-Up

Tuesday, Feb. 12 | 11am - 3pm

Dalhousie Student Union Building Basement

Susie's is dishing out the love, one cupcake (or dozen) at a time!

It's that time of year again. Love is in the air and Susie's Shortbreads is getting ready to join us at the Dal Bookstore where they will be set up to sell their famous gourmet cupcakes.

Flavours you can expect to see on the Feb. 12 menu will be (but not limited to) Susie’s Classic, Death by Chocolate, Black and White, Birthday Cake, Peppermint Patty, Peanut Butter Cup, Lemon Coconut, Ducle de Leche, & Cookie & Cream and MORE! 

Cupcake Prices

Single cupcake $3.25 + hst
Half dozen $17.50 + hst
Dozen $33.00 + hst







Other treats

Fudge Cups $3.50 + hst
Haystacks $4.50 + hst
Edible Cookie Dough $4.00 + hst


So c'mon down to the Dal Bookstore located in the lower level Student Union Building and buy that special someone a delicious treat! Or just treat yourself! You deserve it!

Get there early! Cupcakes go quickly!




Dal Bookstore Annual Yard Sale   | Nov. 27-29

Dal Bookstore Yard Sale | November 28-30 | Up to 70% OFF select brand new stock!

UPDATE:  Due to a power outage affecting the Dalhousie Studley Campus, the Bookstore and Yard Sale have closed for the day but Yard Sale will be extended for another day and resume at 9am on Friday, Nov. 30! Further markdowns are expected.


Tuesday, Nov. 27 - Thursday, Nov. 29
DSU Council Chambers, 2nd Floor Student Union Building

Come one, come all, to the Dal Bookstore's Annual Yard Sale!

Nov. 27 - Nov. 29, You're invited to take part in the HUGE savings at the Dal Bookstore's Annual Yard Sale!

This highly-anticipated event is sure to please those shoppers who are eager to save on brand new quality clothing items which we will then mark down by up to over 70% OFF!

There will be many deals to be had over the course of this 3-day event but remember: QUANTITIES GO QUICKLY, so the early bird gets the worm!

This year, browse Yard Sale merchandise in the bright and spacious DSU council chambers on the 2nd floor of the student union building. You'll find much of what we have listed below and MORE! But don't let that stop you from also heading to the lower level to check out the 25-40% off select items in-store!

Crewneck Sweatshirts
Hoodie Sweatshirts
Ladies T-shirts
Mens Long Sleeve T-shirts

Pom Toques
Slouch Toques