ReUse Program

Check out this new page dedicated to high value, vintage, new stock and other interesting materials at ReUse.  The items are not available on our sales floor.  Please contact us to schedule a time to view an item if you are an interested buyer. 

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The University of Minnesota ReUse Program collects surplus office furniture, supplies, equipment and parts from throughout the Twin Cities Campus and makes them available to University departments or individuals for purchase. The ReUse program works to:

  • RELIEVE 250 University buildings of unwanted materials, fixtures and supplies.
  • REDISTRIBUTE furniture & equipment valued at over $200,000 to U of M departments each year.
  • RESELL a never-ending variety of items to the general public each Thursday and Saturday.
  • RECYCLE unwanted steel, aluminum, wood, cardboard & paper.
  • REDUCE campus construction waste that would otherwise end up at the landfill.

Questions about the ReUse Center? Check out the self-help guide or connect with us via Facebook or email

Upcoming Events

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ReUse Program Warehouse
883 29th Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 612-626-9152
E-mail (preferred contact method):

General Public Hours:
Thursdays: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturdays 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

University Department Hours:
Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Also available during General Public Hours
(Please bring your EFS number for reference)

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