Punch-out Sites: Using Quotes & Saving Favorites

Checking Order Status

  • Checking Order Status

    For MDS Corestock purchases: Please contact Shop@UW Customer Service at or (608) 497-4400 to inquire about the status of your order.

    For Dell purchases: After placing an order through the Dell punch-out site in Shop@UW, users are able to view their order details, order status, and estimated delivery date directly on the Dell punch-out site. Users can click the “Order Status” link on the Dell site and using a few key pieces of information, including the PO Number, search for their orders. The procedure is detailed in the “Checking Dell Order Status” document which provides step by step instructions with screen shots of the process.

    For any other purchases: Please contact the vendor directly to inquire about the status of your order. Vendor contact information can be found on our website at

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Shop@UW Functions: Chemicals Search

  • Chemicals Search

    The Java 7 (update 51) may cause the Chemicals Structure Search applet to fail.
    Chemicals Structure Search
    Users can configure the Exception Site list feature to run any applications blocked by security settings (with some warnings) by adding the URL to the Exception Site list. Steps to add a URL to the Exception Site list for Windows users are below. Mac users may also need to allow the URL to an exception list.

    • Navigate to the Java Control Panel and open it.
      • **Windows/Mac – Open the system Control Panel or system Preferences and choose Java.
        Java Control Panel
    • Click on the Security tab.
      Java Security Tab
    • Click on the Edit Site List button.
    • Click the Add in the Exception Site List window.
    • Click in the empty field under Location field to enter the URL:
        Java Exception List URL
    • Click OK to save the URL that you entered.
    • Click Continue on the Security Warning dialog.