CU Boulder Property Services will hold a public auction of surplus property and equipment on Saturday, November 05, 2022. Please note that masks will be required to attend and/or participate in the event.  The Dickensheet auction house may have additional rules and restrictions, please refer to their website for further information.  


Auctions are held on the east side of:
University of Colorado Boulder
Distribution Center
3300 Walnut Street, Unit B
Boulder, CO 80301

Items -- including computers, furniture, lab equipment, athletics equipment, etc. that are currently scheduled for auction can be viewed via the Excel spreadsheet located here.  Preview of the items will be from 8:00am - 9:00am, the auction will begin at 9:00am.  Auctions are held on the east side of the CU Boulder Distribution Center, 3300 Walnut Street, in Boulder.  Some items listed may not be available at time of auction due to departmental retention, timing, logistical, or other reasons. Please note that all item descriptions are provided by CU-Boulder departments and as such Property Services is unable to guarantee verification of each description. This listing has been provided for informational purposes only and does not reflect the order that the items will be sold.

Thursday, November 03, 2022 has been set aside specifically for department viewing and purchases with a speed type only, giving CU Boulder departments a chance to acquire surplus items before they go on sale to the public.  Preview times for CU Boulder departments are from 9:00am to 3:30 pm.

CU Boulder Distribution CenterFriday, November 04, 2022 has been set aside for public preview of items between 9:00am and 3:30pm.  Please park at the front of the building on 33rd street or the parking lot if space is available, then walk along the south side of the building to the back docks where you will be directed to the viewing area. Items may not be purchased during the time set aside for preview of the auction items.

State of Colorado (including CU) employees are welcome to participate in the live auction, as well as ongoing live auctions through websites such as, and


All items won at auction must be purchased and removed from the premises by purchaser on the day of auction. Items cannot be held over for pick-up without making special arrangements with Property Services’ staff.

We do not provide access to dumpsters or trash roll-offs for the disposal of unwanted items. The legal and proper disposal of any purchased item is the sole responsibility of the purchaser.   

The University of Colorado strongly encourages and supports the appropriate disposal of unwanted/unusable electronic items and will, upon request, provide information on known recycling/reclamation organizations.


For more information regarding Surplus Property visit the Property Services’ webpage. If you have questions about the auction or property disposal, you may contact Randy Gibbs  at 303-492-1120 or, Denise Flack at 303-492-7207 or