UW Surplus store and auctions

UW Surplus is located across from University Village on 25th Ave NE within the Plant Services Building (PSB). The entrance is located within the loading dock bays along the east side of PSB. At the end of the northernmost loading dock bay, a pedestrian ramp and signage lead you to the entrance. Learn more about getting here and parking.

Our address:

Plant Services Building
4515 25th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98105-4280

Hours of operation

UW Surplus store

COVID-19: Adjustments in operations

UW Surplus continues to operate with temporary service adjustments to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 while continuing to support critical campus functions.

General public

The UW Surplus store is currently closed to the public for in-person shopping. Items are available through purchase or auction via the following sites:

Priority groups

UW departments, nonprofit organizations and government agencies may shop by appointment only during the following times:

  • Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Friday, 8:30 a.m to 3:30 p.m.
Make an appointment

Administrative office

Hours: M-F, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Surplus receiving

Hours: Monday, Wednesday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Accommodation requests related to a disability should be made to UW Surplus, 206-685-1573, surplus@uw.edu.