Mission and Responsibilities

The objective of purchasing, in simple terms, is to obtain the greatest value for the funds expended. The role of the purchasing department is to render a service function for the academic and administrative departments within Vincennes University.

The day to day mission of Purchasing at Vincennes University is to accomplish, facilitate and document the various purchasing activities in a professional manner. Functionally, purchasing refers to the activities related to the acquisition, storage and placement of equipment, material and services for Vincennes University.