Sustainable Procurement

The University of California is committed to sustainability as part of our fundamental missions of teaching, research and public service. Suppliers doing business with the University must share our commitment to economic, social and environmental sustainability. Below are information and resources on University of California sustainable procurement practices, policies and projects.

Sustainable Procurement at the University of California focuses on the environmental, economic and social impacts of our purchasing decisions, covering over $10 billion in annual addressable spend across the UC campuses.

Policy & Guidelines

Summary of core requirements, standards and goals of UC sustainable procurement.

Sustainable Procurement Category Information

Sustainable procurement information by relevant category of products and/or services.

Supplier Diversity

UC's supplier diversity program and the UC Small & Diverse Business Advisory Council.

Sustainability at UC

Latest information on sustainability at UC.