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

General public

The Public Store has reopened for in-person shopping! Our new store hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesdays.

Items are also 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.