Scams/Fraudulent Purchase Orders

Please see our supplier training page for additional resources.


Helpful Links

UT Campus Procurement Websites

UT Chattanooga Procurement and Contract Services

UT Health Science Center Procurement Services

UT Martin Purchasing


UT Department of Capital Projects, Design and Construction

The UT Department of Capital Projects, Design and Construction, manages all major construction, renovation, and demolition projects for the University of Tennessee.   Capital Projects does not use an electronic sourcing system.   They post opportunities on their website.

UT Capital Projects Design and Construction

Instructions for Finding Opportunities on Capital Project’s Website

It should be noted that the Office of Procurement Services handles occasional small construction projects that involve only one trade and are typically less than $100,000.00.


UT Office of Risk Management

UT Risk Management, Insurance and Bonding Guidelines


State of Tennessee Small and Diversity Business Certification

We encourage eligible suppliers to certify as a small or diversity-owned business with the State of Tennessee Governor’s Office of Diversity Business Enterprise (GoDBE).  The state lists certified vendors in its diversity business directory, allowing the university and other government agencies to identify diverse suppliers easily.

For more information, visit The State of Tennessee Diversity Business Enterprise Program.


Tennessee Business Resource Agencies

Tennessee APEX Accelerator (formerly PTAC)

Tennessee Small Business Development Centers (TSBDC)