Purchasing

Welcome to the Purchasing section of the UW Tacoma Finance Office. This section of the Finance Office works everyday to ensure that program and departmental needs can be met by way of reliable, secure and appropriate purchasing methods. We work to provide up to date and relevant procedures that are time and materials efficient by using online tools when possible and consistently following LEAN principles and practices.

The Finance Office staff aims at excellent customer service levels by meeting expected turn around times, being available during business hours for additional questions and always looking for ways to improve from the valuable feedback we gain from you, our customers. It is important to us you know we are here to help you regarding your purchasing needs and that the help we provide is received well.

How to's and Resources?

For a comprehensive source of information and resources regarding topics related to purchasing, please visit the Finance Drawer of the Administrator's Toolbox.