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Surplus Property at UT-Austin

We collect university items no longer being used and find them a new home. UT-Austin Surplus Property is responsible for the collection, storage, and transfer of university property to organizations within the university system, various Texas public agencies, and the community at large. Each year we handle approximately 20,000 capitalized and controlled university items--- an estimated 2,000 tons of property. We offer the following services to employees on the university's Main Campus, J. J. Pickle Research Campus (PRC), UT System offices, and other affiliated facilities, such as the UT Elementary School: --Collection and storage of the university's surplus furniture (such as desks, chairs, and tables and equipment such as computers and laboratory equipment) --Delivery and pickup of the university's surplus property, upon request (allow 4-6 weeks from time of notice) --Supply of chairs, tables, desk-top podiums and portable chalkboards for classroom use We also provide oversight and coordination of the following services to the Greater Austin and Texas communities: --Transfer of the university's surplus property to benefit other local and Texas public agencies such as schools, shelters, clinics, and more --Public auction of the university's surplus property --Safe disposal or recycling of all excess surplus property