Georgian Stores

Bear Essentials stores carry many of the essentials you need to succeed with your studies and more! You’ll find:

  • Course material requirements (new, used, electronic or rental textbooks, kits and uniforms)
  • Great selection of bestsellers and reference books
  • Art supplies, stationery and giftware
  • Confectionery
  • Stamps, bus passes, lockers and phone cards
  • Specialty items such as rings and diploma frames

Looking for software, laptops and other computer-related products? Visit to shop our technology catalogues.

Bear Essentials stores are located at Barrie, Orillia and Owen Sound campuses. You can also shop online at

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