Information Technology Services – David Steinour, Associate Vice President for Information Technology
Last Revised: 11/09/2016
Title: ITS Purchasing Policy and Procedures
Applicable: Furman University (Staff and Faculty)
Contacts: Director, IT Service Center ext. 3277
Background: Several University policies apply to the purchase or lease of information technology hardware, software, or services. These include: 77.3 Purchase or Lease of Information Technology, 370.1 University Purchasing Policy, and 73.1 Grant Applications Requiring Use and/or Purchase of Technology-Related Equipment. These policies recognize that, although the University provides departments with funds for the operation of their departments, those funds may only be used for information technology hardware, software, or services with the approval of the Chief Information Officer.
Policy: Furman University ITS purchasing procedures will comply with University purchasing policies and procedures. The CIO will approve appropriate information technology purchases or leases. The ITS department will follow these purchasing processes to ensure effective and efficient technology purchases or leases.