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103 Gilchrist Hall
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0008
Phone: 319.273.2162
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Public Sale of Equipment

The university from time to time offers equipment and other goods for public sale that have exhausted their useful life at the university. The public sale of goods occurs in different venues depending on what is being sold. Formats for sale include live auctions, online auctions, tag sales and sealed bids.

Online Auctions

UNI now lists certain items for auction online at Please click here to visit this site to view items and register to buy(bid) if interested.

Tag Sales at UNI Warehouse

The University of Northern Iowa will hold regular surplus equipment sales the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.

UNI Surplus Store Tag Sales
When 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (1st and 3rd Thursday of the month)
What Office furniture and Computer Equipment
Where UNI Warehouse, 2412 West 27th St., Cedar Falls, IA
Who General Public

All items will be tagged with a specific price, sold “as is” and must be removed on day of purchase.

The weather/cancellation procedure for the surplus store follows the general campus cancellation decision. If the media indicates that UNI will be closed, the store will also be closed. If in doubt, you may contact Dennis Anderson at 273-2388.

UNI has decided that all surplus computers will have all the hard drives and all other data storage devices removed before they are offered for sale to the public. All computers available will not have hard drive.

The store has moved to the south side of Warehouse #1 (same bldg) near the southeast corner. Continue to watch for more items for auction on

The University of Northern Iowa is offering multiple items for public sale.

The next University of Northern Iowa surplus tag sale will be held this Thursday, November 19, 2015. The store will open at 10:00a.m. and close at 11:30a.m. There will be a preview on Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00 in the afternoon. All items are sold as is and it is the buyers responsibility to remove items from the store the day of the sale

This is a partial list of the items that will be offered for sale at this sale

4 Pole Lights
4 4 Drawer File Cabinets
1 2 Drawer File Cabinet
1 Spring Load Cart
2 Boxes of Cables
11 Power Supplies
5 Gun Zoom Mics
2 Video Transmitters
2 1 Ch Video TX
1 Projector Lamp
1 Case Fan
2 24 Volt Transmitter
1 Battery Charger& 8 Batteries
1 Lamp
10 Speakers
5 Printers
1 Copy Machine
10 Table Tops
4 Desk Top org.

The U.N.I. surplus store is located at 2412 West 27th Street in Cedar Falls Iowa. The building is a large warehouse that is light gray in color. It is located west of the McLeod center on 27th Street and on the other side of the street. It is just west of the University Mills apartment complex on the South side of 27th street. The store is on the back side of the building at the South East corner.

Continue to watch for more items for auction on

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