Ellipse® Overview

Ellipse’s open design and simple shapes satisfy diverse application needs.

Simple. Dependable. Freestanding.

Versatile components and worksurface shapes help provide a single solution for a wide range of applications.


  • Used stand alone or linked to create a desking system
  • Sloped front edge maximizes user comfort
  • 28 1/2″ high worksurface
  • Maintenance adjustable height legs allows the worksurfaces to be adjusted in 1/2″ increments from 24.5″ to 32″
  • Dual channel power beam
  • Laminate, wood veneer, or customized stain surfaces
  • Legs of desks/returns accommodate wires/cables
  • Wood core worksurfaces


  • Ellipse desks and returns are made of 29-59% recycled content, with up to 10% post-consumer content
  • Ellipse desks and returns are up to 99% recyclable
  • Ellipse manufacturing uses water-based adhesives, and our powder-coated finishes are nearly VOC-free
  • Wood surfaces use water-based finishes and top coats and are produced in Steelcase’s LEED certified manufacturing facility
  • Ellipse is SCS Indoor Advantage™ Indoor Air Quality Certified. The program tests and certifies products for compliance with USGBC LEED EQ4.5 (furniture and seating).