2022 University Surplus Property Association Conference Recap

2022-04-01T10:07:09-04:00Tags: , , , , |

Our Experience at USPA 2022 This month, after two long years, we got to see all the wonderful faces of our friends in university surplus at the annual University Surplus Property Association conference. The main goals of USPA is to bring people and ideas together, to share our experiences and to help one another [...]

Recoup News: Named best in scalable asset management solutions 

2022-03-11T15:27:27-05:00Tags: , , , , , |

AssetWorks Named Best Asset Management Software for 2022 Recoup, the all-in-one resource recovery system for government and higher education, was recently named the best asset management software by the third-party review site softwaretestinghelp.com. Recoup brings the best of fixed asset inventory management, with the power to add on features to scale for each users’ [...]

Conference Recap: (Virtual) USPA 2021

2021-12-01T17:42:34-05:00Tags: , , , , , , |

USPA 2021: Together Again The world has changed since the last time we were all together for the last in person USPA (Universit Surplus Property Association) Conference in 2019, and although it was virtual, it was wonderful to have everyone together to discuss higher ed surplus. There was a tremendous turnout for this virtual [...]

Managing University Surplus: Software vs. Spreadsheets

2021-09-30T16:44:52-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

University Surplus Management Methods Surplus property includes assets you no longer need at your organization, but that doesn’t mean these assets are obsolete. As a university surplus manager, your goal is to extend the useful life of these surplus assets, ensuring your university generates as much value as possible by disposing of surplus property [...]

University Surplus Management: The Right Mix to Increase Revenue

2019-12-27T10:22:07-05:00Tags: , , , |

If you’re in university surplus, you know: generating surplus sales isn’t an exact science. Every school faces its own quirky constraints, locational restrictions, state requirements, and systems limitations… so for every sale, you work hard with what you can. Fortunately, there are some methods you can use to generate greater revenue for your university [...]

The Financial Benefits of Surplus Software for Universities

2019-11-11T12:55:30-05:00Tags: , , , |

Moving to an automated solution to manage your surplus assets can result in a slew of fantastic benefits. Ones not just for your warehouse but your whole university. Surplus management software can save you time, encourage other departments to become more involved, and, of course,  make sure your university’s assets are disposed of responsibly. [...]

University Surplus Management | Ensure Proper Stewardship of University Surplus Assets

2018-08-15T14:34:25-04:00Tags: , , , |

If you’re involved in university surplus management, you know how valuable a successful program can be. Fixed assets represent a significant investment of university resources and play a critical role in your institution’s success. Whether your surplus warehouse is fully funded or self-funded, resources can be limited—so, as you well know, it’s important to [...]

University Surplus Management | Encouraging Engagement

2018-08-15T14:33:13-04:00Tags: , , , |

University surplus management is an important job. From our experience working closely with universities, we’ve learned that surplus operations have a lot to offer their institutions, including waste diversion and revenue generation. Your surplus operation can certainly be successful alone, but adequate support and cooperation from fellow university departments can help your warehouse achieve [...]

The Role of Surplus Property in Campus Demolition Projects

2018-01-22T10:11:04-05:00Tags: , , , |

No fixed asset can last forever, and buildings are no exception. Whether due to dwindling residual value or significant deterioration, there may come a time when the best strategy is to demolish a campus building. Once your institution has decided on demolition, however, you’re faced with the task of addressing all of the assets inside [...]