Tool Crib

Power tools and equipment available for rent

The Tool Crib has a wide range of power tools and equipment available for rental to on-campus customers. Our knowledgeable staff can provide advice on the right tool for your needs.

Example rental tools include:

  • power saws and drills
  • pipe cutters
  • grinders
  • power washers
  • portable pumps
  • shop vacuums
  • generators
  • air compressors
  • ladders
  • portable lights

Daily, weekly, and monthly rental rates are available. Rental transactions may be arranged through a standard Building Operations customer work  request. A standing work request can be set up if regular rentals are expected.

View our Tool Rental Catalogue for a complete list of available equipment.

Forms to use:


UBC Stores and Tool Crib
Hours: Monday to Friday, 6:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Closed from 12:00 – 12:30 pm on Thursdays)
Tel: 604.822.5272/604.822.5701
Fax: 604.822.6036