Bike Auction

PTS Bike Auction   |   coming in March!

The PTS bike auction is a great resource for a deal on a used bike. The next bicycle auction will be held in March. In partnership with UT Surplus and SWICO Auction House, PTS will host the auction online.

How to Bid

  • All bids will begin at $5.
  • Bidding times and end dates will vary depending on the bicycle. Be sure to check the posted end date and time for the bicycle you are interested in.
  • If you are interested in participating, please register for the auction through SWICO at https://swicoauctions.com/.

Viewing and Pickup Location

J.J. Pickle Research Campus, UT Surplus Property

  • LOT #'s starting with 45: Bldg P45, 10301 Creativity Trl, Austin, TX 78758
  • LOT #'s starting with 30: Bldg P30, 3300 Read Granberry Trl, Austin, TX 78758

Contact Email: SurplusSales@austin.utexas.edu
Contact Phone: 512-232-8356
Facebook: @UTSurplusProperty
Twitter: @UTSurplus

Viewing Bikes

Online

To view university items up for bid through SWICO, including bicycles, see https://swicoauctions.com/online/26?cat=443.

In Person

Tuesday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED
  • Bicycles can be viewed in person by visiting the UT Surplus facility located at Pickle Research Center.
  • Due to COVID-19, all social distancing protocols will be enforced at auction previews. Visitors will be required to wear a face covering.

Pickup Instructions

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m.-11 a.m. and 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED
  • Winning bidders will have seven business days from close to pick up their item(s) or they will be forfeited, unless approved.
  • Winning bidders must provide their own labor and materials to safely remove items from the warehouse. Staff will not be available to assist buyers.
  • Those picking up items will be required to wear a face covering during removal.

Auction Rules

  • All sales are final. No refunds.

  • Buyer assumes all risk. Pre-viewing is encouraged.

  • Winning bidders will incur an additional 10% buyer's fee and Texas sales tax.