Purchasing Update

The federal government’s new Uniform Grant Guidance goes into effect July 1. The guidelines change procedures for the procurement of goods and services with federal grant funds. New requirements apply to:

  • Micro purchases: less than $3,500
  • Small Dollar purchases: $3,500 – $24,999 and $25,000 – $150,000 (different bid requirements)
  • Sealed Bid Purchases: Over $150,000
  • Non-competitive purchases

Details of these guidelines are available from Renee Vigil, purchasing director, ext. 7732.

Author: jmwaecht

Assistant to the President for Communications
Editor/Designer of alumni magazine – A-Stater