Sealed Bid Auction

Fort Hays State University is holding a sealed bid auction to dispose of a variety of surplus items. Items may be viewed at the storage building at the University Farm.  Viewing times are August 3rd and 4th, noon to 3:00 p.m.

All bids must be turned in to the FHSU Physical Plant office, Brooks Building 109, by 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015. E-mail bids will also be accepted. Send e-mail bids to:, preferably by 2:00 p.m., August 4, but no later than 10:00 a.m. on August 5, 2015. Hint:  Bidding with odd cents instead of even dollars usually avoids having a tie bid. It would be appreciated if purchasers could have the correct change available when paying for items.

Successful (and unsuccessful) bidders will be notified of bid results by phone or e-mail. The storage building will be open Thursday, August 6, noon - 3:00 p.m., and Friday, August 7, from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., for items to be picked up. Please come to the Physical Plant office, Brooks Building 109, prior to this time to pay for the items purchased. At the Physical Plant office, you will receive a receipt for payment and you will need to present this receipt before items are removed from the storage building.

Details about items included in the auction, instructions for bidding on items, and a bid sheet are attached. Photos follow of some of the items that are included in this sealed bid auction.


 200 3 Seat couch  178 3 Seat couch
 57 Blue chairs 96 Gray chairs  115 Orange chairs 106 Brown chairs
 97 Brown chairs  318 368 Chairs
 139 Stacking chairs  281 Kids' chairs
 286 Mobile office panels  248 Study carrels
 161 End tables  292 End table
 317 Table  311 Tables typewriter etc
 30 Tables  269 Folding tables
 55 Tables and desks  241 Lecterns
 1 Blueprint holder  282 Wood planter
 6 File cabinets  20 Gray files
 23 Lateral file  40 Metal shelving
 295 Wall mount cabinet  266 Wood chair
 267 Small cabinet  268 Wood shelf
 191 5 Shelf cabinets  192 Cabinet
 195 Cabinets  173 Wall mount cabinet
 177 Wall mount cabinet  341 Sink









Back to top