PSEO Textbook & Materials

PSEO Textbooks

See the PSEO Book Information page on the Normandale Textbook Depot web site for current information on receiving and returning PSEO textbooks and materials.

The cost for all course tuition, fees and required textbooks are covered under the PSEO program. It also covers consumable supplies that are required specifically for a class, such as art supplies, film, etc. Any materials required for the course, including but not limited to software and consumables (i.e., art supplies used during a course) must be provided by the postsecondary institution. Textbooks and materials provided to the student are the property of the postsecondary institution and must be returned by the student after the course has ended.
The program does not cover general school supplies such as notebooks, pens, pencils, etc., or non-consumable supplies such as, instrument rental, uniforms, etc.
PSEO Textbooks and Materials Return Policy

According to MN Statutes section 124D.09 Subd. 20,

“All textbooks and equipment provided to a pupil and paid for under subdivision 13, are the property of the pupil's postsecondary institution. Each pupil is required to return all textbooks and equipment to the postsecondary institution after the course has ended.”

All PSEO textbooks and materials must be returned to the Normandale Bookstore by the desginated due date each term.  If a PSEO student fails to return textbooks and materials to the Bookstore, a hold will be placed on the student's record and the student will be charged a replacement cost for the items. The student will not be able to register or receive any additional books and materials for the following semester until the fee is paid in full through e-Services or the Payments and Billing Office..

Students who wish to participate in the PSEO program for subsequent semesters must complete and submit the “Post Secondary Enrollment Options Program Notice of Student Enrollment” Form to the Student Services Office each semester.  Complete and submit your MDE PSEO form by email to (returning students only). Students who do not complete and return the form each semester will not be allowed to register.