Adopted October 15, 1995
To support Indiana University's academic mission, the Purchasing Department, as a business agent of the university, creates a synergy in product and service procurement that employs effective, innovative methods to procure quality goods and services at a prudent cost. Our responsibility includes providing the university with policies that foster an ethical, responsive and efficient environment and that recognize our obligations to all internal and external constituencies.
Through collaboration, cooperation, creativity, business expertise and technology, we will support educational programs, research, and service by being the preeminent resource for goods and services for the university. We will provide a leadership role through honesty, integrity, efficiency and continuous improvement in all aspects of our operations.
We will employ and train people who:
We will cultivate in our people: