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University Purchasing and Procurement Services

University of the Sciences Procurement Services is committed to facilitating the University’s mission of through, fair, and competitive procurement process while complying with applicable laws and University policies and procedures, providing exemplary customer service to the University community.

We look to leverage the University’s buying power, develop strategic and diverse supplier business relationships, and implement cost-effective contracts that produce significant savings and value to the University community.  We look forward to working with you!

Procurement Goals

  1. Provide assistance to University personnel in procuring required materials and services.
  2. Obtain the maximum value for each dollar of expenditure based on quality, service and price.
  3. Purchase materials that best meet the short and long term needs of the University.
  4. Ensure that business is transacted in an ethical fashion as established by University of the Sciences in Philadelphia's Code of Conduct.
  5. Streamline the administrative process while maintaining fiscal controls.

Vendor Portal

If you wish to be considered for business with the university, you can register on our vendor portal.  We refer to this portal when we have a new sourcing need and to find vendors that fit our open bid projects.  You only need to register once, and we will keep your information on file.

Terms and Conditions

Click to view the University’s Terms and Conditions for all contracts and purchase orders.

Hours of Operation

Academic Year:
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 a.m.
Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Vincent Horn
Director of Purchasing and Auxiliary Services


Office Location: Kline Hall, Room B07
University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495