Welcome to Central Stores - Materials Resource
Central Stores is part of the University of Waterloo - Materials Resource group which plans and executes organizational strategies with controlled activities related to the flow of materials either arriving or leaving the university. Specifically, 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 under the tab Services we offer and forms. 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)
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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)
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Students and staff can purchase letter mail stamps for mailing within Canada at Central Stores. Cash and Watcard accepted.
Single stamp 0-30grams = $1.10 + HST = $1.25 each
Off Campus Mail & Courier Service outlets for students (close to UW):
- Feb. 19, 2021
- Feb. 27, 2020
- Feb. 19, 2020