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Agreements - PS
February 28, 2024

IT Consulting UC-Wide Agreements

SWP launches 12 new systemwide strategic agreements with top-tier IT Consulting firms.

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US helium plant in Texas
Procurement
January 25, 2024

UC Procurement in the News

UC Procurement outlines risks to medicine and research as helium supplies dwindle and the US helium stockpile is sold to a private gas supplier.
Award winners at 2023 CHEC Conference
Procurement
December 01, 2023

Check Out What Happened at CHEC

UC Procurement (SWP and UCSD) took home three awards at the CHEC Conference in late November at UCLA.
Amazon Business Relaunch team
Campus
November 30, 2023

UC Merced: Relaunches Amazon Business

UC Merced relaunches Amazon Business to capture rogue spend, align purchases to policy, slash risk, and boost P-card use.
UC Travel Fair at UC Berkeley
Campus
November 07, 2023

UC's First Sustainable Travel Fair

With UC Systemwide Travel, Berkeley hosted UC's first Sustainable Travel Fair on November 7, 2023, at the Recreational Sports Center on campus. Faculty, staff and students interacted with travel suppliers, including Hertz, Marriott, Southwest and many others.
Procurement
September 22, 2023

Creating a Sustainable Food Supply

How UC can achieve economic, ecological and health goals by developing a supply chain of high-quality regional meats using regenerative practices and creating a regenerative agriculture movement across California.
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Procurement
September 22, 2023

Changing the Microscope Purchasing Game

Since implementing the UC-wide microscope agreements in Spring 2023, microscope purchases are going from quote to PO in two days!
Coming soon - one site for policy, training, events, news, resources and more...
Procurement
September 22, 2023

New Digital Home for UC Procurement

UC Procurement launching new website uniting five different sites into one resource.
Campus
September 22, 2023

UCLA: SBO Honored as Diversity Change Leader

Marina Zdobnova, UCLA's Small Business Officer, was recently selected by DiversityPlus Magazine as one of 2023’s Top 25 Diversity Change Leaders for her exceptional contributions to advancing supplier diversity at UCLA.
Calendar changing from 2020 to 2021
Procurement
February 25, 2021

Covered Services: Year One Done

One year ago, UC began implementing Regents Policy 5402 (Policy Generally Prohibiting Contracting for Services), and reached collective bargaining agreements with AFSCME (Association of Federal, State, County, and Municipal Employees) bargaining units.

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