Yes. Purchases over $5,000 must be coordinated with your Business Center. More complex and/or more expensive purchases may require additional review and bidding requirements as well, so please contact the Business Center as far in advance as possible. 

Purchases for goods that include facility maintenance/improvement or any kind of onsite installation or assembly may be subject to Oregon Bureau of Labor & Industries (BOLI) Prevailing Wage Rates. These types of purchases have no departmental delegation and must be managed by Procurement and Contract Services. Please refer to the BOLI Procurements Policy for more details.

Review the Procurement FAQ webpage for more information and a current list of OSU’s price agreements.