Purchasing and Contracting Services

Fall campus scene
October 14

Tips to help employees get settled back to working on campus

From computer help to copies and supplies, here's how to find out what has changed
Tulips on campus
March 1

New procurement features will launch in Duck Depot platform

Some of the changes will start in March, with others rolling out later this year
People with hands extended in a circle
August 24

Vendor event includes presentations, exhibits on UO purchasing

Faculty members and staff are invited to attend the Oct. 2 event in the EMU ballroom
People with hands extended in a circle
August 20

Vendors to connect with UO buyers at October showcase event

UO employees can explore purchasing options and meet with vendors in the EMU
The UO emblem on Dads Gate
March 16

President and provost announce funding for strategic initiatives

Reduced honors college tuition and more undergraduate advisers are on the list of investments
The Duck
November 3

The UO’s online purchasing website is off to a promising start

Duck Depot offers campus buyers prenegotiated prices and easy returns
The Duck
June 26

UO launches Duck Depot buying site to save time and money

The new shopping portal allows direct access to vendors at negotiated prices
A scene from a previous Reverse Vendor Fair
January 10

UO departments invited to participate in Reverse Vendor Fair

The event helps connect diverse vendors with buyers on campus
Exterior of 1600 Millrace Drive
January 3

Purchasing and Contracting Services to hold open house

Campus partners are invited to see new the office, learn about improvements 
Purchase order form on a table
September 19

Purchasing and contracting revamps some procedures

The office recently welcomed a new management team and is reviewing its service model