About University Auxiliary Services at Albany

Who We are

University Auxiliary Services (UAS) is a nonprofit organization that provides a variety of services to enhance campus life. UAS oversees 15+ services, primarily by securing and managing local and national contracts.


University Auxiliary Services invests in and provides services that enhance the educational, research, learning and living experiences of the University at Albany community. 

Core Values

  • Access: To enable individuals to pursue learning, research, and service regardless of economic, societal, or physical factors.

  • Integrity: To be committed to—and expect from all—honesty, transparency, and accountability.

  • Inclusive Excellence: To value diversity of all forms, academic freedom, and the rights, dignity, and perspectives of all individuals.
  • Common Good: To work collectively and collaboratively to benefit our communities—and create a sustainable way of life on earth.


Our corporate partners are part of the UAS team and share our commitment to professional integrity and a spirit of responsiveness to our customers:

Dining/Meal Plans – Sodexo

Catering - Sodexo

Bookstore – Barnes & Noble College Booksellers

Banking – Broadview FCU

Beverage Vending – Pepsi

Snack Vending – Prestige Vending Services Inc.

Laundry Machines (quads and apartments) - CSC Service Works

MicroFridges - Campus Specialties

Moving & Storage - Don's Moving & Storage

Floral - Frank Gallo & Son Florist (commencement only)

ID Card Office

UAS manages the UAlbany ID Card Office which allows the campus community, in part, to access buildings and their campus funds (including meal plans).

UAS Program Funds and In-Kind Donations

UAS also provides funds and in-kind donations (beverages and gift cards) to support events on campus that foster educational growth and community involvement. We invite interested organizations and departments to visit the UAS Donations webpage for more information.