Campus Donation Locations

– Ag Hall
– ASM office – 4th floor, 333 E Campus Mall
– Dean of Students Office – 70 Bascom
– DoIT Tech Store at Computer Sciences
– Engineering Centers Building – Room 170
– Financial Aid Office – 9th floor, 333 E Campus Mall
– Genetics Building
– McBurney Disability Resource Center
– Microbial Sciences Building
– Natatorium (Nat)
– Red Gym – Main Lobby
– Registrar’s Office – 10th floor, 333 E Campus Mall
– School of Nursing – Main Lobby
– Shell – Camp Randall Sports Center
– Southeast Recreational Facility (SERF)
– Sterling Hall – Room 3405
– Student Activity Center (SAC) main desk – 3rd floor, 333 E Campus Mall
– Union South – across from main desk, 1st floor
– University Health Services (UHS) – Floors 5-8, 333 E Campus Mall
– Van Hise Hall – Main Lobby

What to Donate?

We accept non-perishable, non-expired cans (cans must not be dented or rusted) and other unopened packages (such as toiletries, toothpaste, dish soap, etc.). All items must be unopened with the original, legible, sealed packaging. Donations can be placed in bins labeled for “The Open Seat” at any time or brought to the ASM office, 4th floor of 333 E Campus Mall from 8:30 am to 7:30 pm.

If you would like to donate but need items picked up or have additional questions please contact

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