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Purchasing & Contracts News

Purchasing and Contracts is dedicated to providing the most effective and efficient procurement of quality goods and services in support of UNLV’s mission and goals.

Current Purchasing & Contracts News

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Recent Purchasing & Contracts Accomplishments

August 15, 2016
The UNLV Purchasing Department has earned the 2016 Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award. The department is only one of six agencies in Nevada and one of only 25 higher education organizations in the United States and Canada to receive the award. UNLV's purchasing department has received this award for nine consecutive years....
September 1, 2014
Purchasing Department won the 2014 Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award. This marks the seventh consecutive year the department has won this prestigious award.
November 1, 2012
The purchasing and contracts department received the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award for 2012 from the National Purchasing Institute (NPI). It is the fifth consecutive year the department has received the prestigious award. This year the department was one of only five government agencies in Nevada and one of only 17 higher...