NEW! Procurement Office Hours

If you’d like to learn more about purchasing at U-M, Procurement Services will be hosting a series of virtual office hours over the next few months. Representatives from our purchasing teams will be available to answer your buying-related questions at the following...

New! Dedicated CTP agents for U-M and other CTP updates

Dedicated CTP Agents Collegiate Travel Planners (CTP), U-M’s designated travel partner, now has a team of travel agents dedicated to U-M. The U-M team, which started on March 11, is very familiar with university travel procedures. “The U-M team at CTP has five agents...

Sign up for the Travel Partner Engagement Program

The Travel Partner Engagement Program  allows units to share their travel-related recommendations and concerns with the U-M Travel Program Team.  During meetings, which are held on a regular basis, based on the unit’s needs, the Travel Program Team will: Review trends...

New faces on board in Procurement Services

Annie Thrush, commodity manager, joined the Procurement Services Technology Team in March. Annie comes to us from Central Michigan University, where she was the director of contracting & purchasing services. Annie graduated from Central Michigan University with a...

Revised Procurement SPG includes increased bid limit

A revised Procurement Standard Practice Guide (SPG) will go into effect on March 12, 2024, and offers units more flexibility when purchasing goods and services to support U-M’s missions of research, education, and patient care. The revised SPG—titled General...