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The most common laboratory supplies and equipment, offices supplies, computers and peripherals, toner, specialty gases, janitorial, and maintenance and repair items can be found at Shop@UW, the University’s eCommerce portal. Need more reasons to use Shop@UW?

Some punch-out vendors found in Shop@UW offer a quotes or quote-to-order function for those times when items are not found or special pricing, lot numbers, or quantities are needed. For these situations and when purchasing equipment please call the vendor sales representative who can prepare a quote so the shopper may add it to their Shop@UW cart and order. Find information about the quotes function on the Shop@UW website, at the Tutorial Index, and under the heading “Punch-out Sites: Using Quotes & Saving Favorites.”


Supported Browsers for Shop@UW

The Shop@UW customer service team has been noticing an increase in the amount of callers who have questions or report issues with accessing Shop@UW and some punch-out suppliers. Please review the information below about supported browsers for Shop@UW; although, not all punch-out suppliers will work will all browsers. When a user notices that there are issues with accessing a punch-out supplier when there have not been issues before, please contact the Shop@UW customer service team so the problem can be investigated.

  • Windows
    • Internet Explorer (IE) Only Version 11
    • Edge — Windows 10
    • Chrome — latest version — automatically updated by Google
    • Firefox — latest version — automatically updated by Mozilla
    • Opera 10 and higher
  • Macintosh
    • Safari 4.0 and higher
      • Although Safari is supported for Shop@UW, not all Supplier punch-out sites support this browser.
    • Firefox — latest version — automatically updated by Mozilla
  • iPad
    • Safari — embedded browser within the iPad
    • iPad is supported for Shop@UW, however not all Supplier punch-out sites will support use of this device.