Supplier Resources

Procurement & Business Services is a resource, and oftentimes, advocate for suppliers.  We can help you navigate the process of becoming a supplier to the university, direct you to resources for small business and minority status certification, connect your company to business opportunities, and provide guidance on the best way to do business with the University of Maryland (UMD).

Insights and information on how to work effectively with the University of Maryland.

UMD is committed to inclusiveness and diversity in the procurement process, working with small and minority businesses to educate, connect, and nurture relationships. Read more about Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Program and Small Business Reserve (SBR) Program.

Find out contact information for Procurement & Business Services in general or for specific division (e.g., Purchasing Card).

UMD has Standard Terms and Conditions that are compliant with applicable State of Maryland regulations and laws and the University System of Maryland Procurement Policies and Procedures.

UMD has a high volume of Federally funded research conducted across the campus.  Federal Flow Downs attach to all procurements that are made with Federal funding.