UC Procurement uses these systems and tools for managing sourcing and procurement operations, analyzing spend and tracking benefit, and managing suppliers. Use links below to access tools, training and additional resources.


Guidance on using UC's e-procurement platform for Sourcing, Contracting and Spend

eProcurement Resources

Resources for Commodity Managers, Suppliers, and eProcurement Users

Supplier Diversity Database

Access our extensive database of diverse suppliers to better inform your procurement decisions and spend analytics.

Supplier Diversity Training

Sustainable Procurement

Training and resources on UC Sustainable Procurement policies and guidelines, focusing on environmental, economic and social impacts.

UC Benefit

UC program that tracks the benefit we create every day in a consistent, accurate and verifiable way.

Strategic Sourcing Resources

Resources to help sharpen your strategic sourcing skills.

Best Value Knowledge Base & Training

Best Value is a method for evaluating an RFx response that uses more than price to evaluate bids. The most advantageous balance of price, quality, service, performance, sustainability and other elements, as defined by the University.

Procure-to-Pay (P2P)

Ways to optimize procurement and accounts payable practices through common processes, standardized tools, increased awareness and shared systems.

Resources Link | Invoicing, Terms & Settlement Matrix Link

Accessible Procurement

Guidelines (including a checklist for RFPs) to ensure the selection of products and services that are accessible to people with disabilities.

Fair Wage/Fair Work & PPACA Resources

General • Legal • Policy • Verification

Export Control Infographic

Click the title above to see the new, easy-to-follow 3-step process Export Control Infographic. It contains updated information on current regulations and a clearer, streamlined process.

General information on Export Compliance Link

Prevailing Wage Resources

Guidance on Prevailing Wage