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Dear customers,

In following the guidelines and restrictions set forth by the Governor of Virginia’s Executive orders regarding COVID-19, we are cancelling the Va. Tech Surplus Auction that is scheduled for July 18th, 2020.

At this time we plan on resuming our normal auction schedule beginning with the August 22nd 2020 auction however it will depend on if the Governor has moved Virginia into Phase 3 per his Executive order.

Please keep checking our website for more information. If you have any questions please email me at or call the warehouse at 540-231-5660.

Hope to see everyone soon. Be safe!



The Surplus Department receives and sells surplus Virginia Tech property. The office is located at 1425 South Main Street, Blacksburg, VA 24061. Phone: 540-231-5660

Surplus Property Resources

Surplus 101: How to Surplus
This training class will cover an overview of the policies and procedures for sending items to Surplus and purchasing from Surplus. What makes an item surplus, how to declare it surplus, and what happens to it after you surplus the item. Class will include demonstrations, dos and don'ts, policy review and many other insights into Surplus Property. Class will also include how departments and other agencies can purchase items from Surplus Property. This course is strongly recommended for anyone that uses the surplus system for their department. Training offered monthly, except December and June (no training).

This class is offered as an in person classroom training in North End Center or you can register for this training via a Zoom session.

Register by using the Division of HR / Talent Development / Courses webpage. Scroll down to the Register Now section and select the CourseWhere link Use the Alpha index. The course is listed under Surplus 101: How to Surplus.”

  • Bids - none at this time
  • Special Sales - none at this time
  • Notices - none at this time
  • DGS Surplus Re-Utilization Page (offers surplus property from state agencies for transfer and sale to other state agencies and local governments.)

1425 South Main Street (0359)
Blacksburg, VA 24061