All surplus items are currently being sold by sealed bid. The bids will be opened and recorded by Property Disposition. Only complete and signed bid forms will be accepted. All bids are final, and items will be awarded to the highest bidder. 

If bids do not represent a fair value, Property Disposition reserves the right to refuse any or all bids. All bid purchases must be paid for by the terms on the bid form and must be removed from the University of Michigan premises within the time period stated on the bid form. Bid results will not be released until items are paid for and picked up.

Vehicle auctions are held two to three times a year. Details are posted on the Public Shopping page prior to auction dates.

If you'd like to be added to the bid notification email list, please send an email to (with the subject line "Sign me up!")

Please note: bid forms must be signed and submitted to to be considered.

Currently Active Bids


2022 01 20 Bid Form (For all categories. Complete this form and submit to

Computers - Electronics 1 of 2 (Details and Pictures)
Computers - Electronics 2 of 2 (Details and Pictures)
Building Materials - Equipment - Machinery (Details and Pictures)
Furniture - Home & Garden -Sporting Goods (Details and Pictures)
Clinical - Laboratory Equipment (Details and Pictures)

Bid Results can be found here

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) can be found here