Welcome to Purchasing
Rainbow picture Ferris State University
News & Updates
  • A tax exempt ID for Best Buy is now available.  The ID can be used for online and in-store purchases.  Please contact us at ext. 2165 for details.


  • Save the date for the 2015 Annual Vendor Show set for September 17, 2015; doors open at 11:00 AM.  Please click on the vendor show link for more information and to register.  Vendor Show

This site integrates policies and procedures to provide information designed to assist Ferris State University personnel and vendors to know and understand proper procurement procedures.

The purpose of the Purchasing Department is to assist all Ferris State University departments in the purchasing of appropriate and high quality materials and services from approved vendors at competitive costs in a timely manner.

The Ferris State University Purchasing Department ensures that Board and Purchasing policies and procedures are administered in a manner that complies with federal, state, local laws and guidelines. Procedures, policies, and procurement expertise assist the Ferris State University Purchasing Department in providing quality goods and services for all departments while maintaining and monitoring strong vendor relationships, total cost of ownership, and problem resolution.