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.

A list of all University of Waterloo Departments with their corresponding buildings, assigned mail route number, also with delivery times and forecasted move locations, can be  seen in the following University of Waterloo department & bldg list (pdf)

Click here for Waterloo-related acronyms

Students and staff can purchase letter mail stamps for mailing within Canada at Central Stores.  Cash and Watcard accepted.

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

Off Campus Mail & Courier Service outlets  (close to UW):

Westmount Place Pharmacy

Directions from ECH to Westmount Place Pharmacy

 

For courier service:

Fed-Ex

DHL & Purolator

Access point for UPS

 

 

 

     

    1. June 29, 2016Canada Post Review

      Canada Post Task Force
       

      The federal government has ordered a full review of Canada Post. This is not an unusual action; Canada Post’s mandate is supposed to be reviewed every 5 years and the last one was in 2008. The following is a summary of the review process:

    2. June 23, 2016USA, International & IUTS mail will NOT be affected if Canada Post goes on Strike

      Please Note:  If Canada Post does go on strike, USA and International mail will NOT be affected and will still go out daily. IUTS will move as usual.  For Canadian mail that needs to go out, it will need to go by courier.  Please log into the Agile system.

    3. June 23, 2016Mailing and shipping recommendations in advance of potential work disruption

      Canada Post update on the current labour negotiations with CUPW. While we are all hopeful that an agreement will be reached, there is a possibility that a labour disruption may occur.

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    Surplus sale dates

    Thursday, September 22, 2016

    From 12:30 - 2:00pm

    We accept only Cash and WatCard for payment.