Kit Reservation Information (Schedule, Fees & Forms)

General Kit Fees for 2019-2020 - ALL KITS ARE $75 WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE ORIGINAL, PRE-NGSS SCIENCE KITS WHICH ARE NOW $50 (Live Organism Cards are an additional fee)

Kits are available and can be reserved by emailing or calling (319) 273-6912 with your name, desired reservation time, and preferred kit(s). Contacting us well in advance is very desirable and recommended.

Check Out Dates for 2019-2020 School Year

Original (Pre-NGSS) K-8 FOSS Science Kits

First Semester: August 28th to December 4th

Second Semester: January 29th to May 29th

NGSS Grades K-2 FOSS Science Kits

First Semester: August 21st to December 11th

Second Semester: January 22nd to May 29th

NGSS Grades 3-8 FOSS Science Kits

First Trimester:  August 21st to October 30th

Second Trimester:  November 20th to February 15th

Third Trimester:  March 19th to May 28th

Please note above the semester and trimester checkout dates for the 2019-2020 school year. As you will notice there are gaps between semester and trimester dates to allow UNI SERC staff to take inventory of returned kits, prep them, and then get them to you promptly.


Please click on the following links to download our recent reservation letter and request form.

UNI SERC Reservation Letter (pdf)

Reservation Form 2019-2020 (pdf)


IMPORTANT:  When completing your reservation request form, please place a check ✔ next to a kit if you would like the live organism card.