University Stores is a warehouse facility where commonly used, high-volume items are stocked and distributed.
The University Stores catalog is located within Spartan Marketplace. Orders may be placed using an MSU account number. Once logged in with an MSU NetID, Spartan Marketplace is located on the homepage of EBS. You may also login directly at marketplace.msu.edu.
Personal Use Purchases
MSU employees may browse for merchandise from University Stores, reserve it online, and pay in-store. University Stores Personal Use Catalog
Departmental and personal purchases may also be made in person at 166 Service Rd.
Be Spartan Green
University Stores encourages buying paper that has recycled content.
Usage for FY2015/16
- 43% Premium paper (no recycled content)
- 45% Recycled paper (30% PCW)
- 12% Recycled paper (100% PCW)
Buy commonly used items through the University Stores online catalog.
Rent large or small hampers to conveniently move office items.
Store materials in our heated, secure warehouse.
MSU staff and faculty are invited to opt in to our listserv. Examples of message content includes UPS and FedEx service delays, Spartan Marketplace news, and changes in purchasing processes. Click the headline to locate the signup form.
Processing Purchasing Requisitions: Thursday, March 23, 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., Ste. 10, Nisbet Building. Click title for more info.
University Services Logistics, in partnership with FedEx, is hosting an International Shipping Workshop:
Wednesday, March 8, 2017,
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.,
Angell Building Conference Room,
166 Service Rd.
RSVP required. Click title for more information.
On February 9, 2017, MSU faculty and staff will receive an emailed link to a short University Services survey. The purpose of the survey is to gauge the MSU community’s use and satisfaction of our services. Though participation is voluntary, we hope you will take some time—10 minutes or so—to assess our strengths and identify areas for improvement. Thank you!
- What are the fees for warehousing items at University Stores?
University Stores provides heated storage space in its secure warehouse. Nearly any type of material can be stored and there are no size or time limits. Materials are stored on 4 x 4 foot pallets. Pickup and delivery of stored material is free of charge. The rental rate for heated storage space is $1 per square foot per month.
This service is not available for personal items.
For more information call 884-6218.
- Why buy from University Stores?
University Stores consolidates the university’s buying power by purchasing items on strategic contracts.
- Contracted pricing
- Free delivery
- Consolidated billing
- Easy returns
- Support documentation upon request