Welcome to Central Stores

Central Stores provides a variety of essential, logistical and environmental services to faculty and staff at the University of Waterloo.  A list of many core services can be found on the left hand side of this page.  Please click on the service of interest, to reveal further information and other links. 
Overall Central Stores acts as the main hub for the movement of most goods (with the exception of food products) to, from and within the university community. 

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Central Stores is located in ECH (East Campus Hall)
See University of Waterloo Map.

Students can purchase letter mail stamps within Canada at Central Stores.  Only cash is accepted.

Single stamp 0-30grams = $1.00 + HST = $1.15 each

For purchasing other amounts of postage, the 2 closest post offices to the campus are:

Westmount Place Pharmacy

Directions from ECH to Westmount Place Pharmacy


Parkdale Plaza Shoppers Drug Mart

Directions from ECH to Parkdale Plaza

For courier service:






    Surplus sale dates

    To be determined

    From 12:30 - 2:00pm

    We accept only Cash and WatCard for payment.