The purchasing of all technology-related equipment and items is coordinated through Technology Services (TS). The following criteria define purchasing options:
I. Items you may purchase yourself or through your department
Departments may purchase items themselves if they do not meet any of the following criteria. Eachitem must:
Examples of items departments may purchase include the following:
Technology Services will be happy to recommend products or assist you with purchases from the preceding list.
II. Items that must be purchased through Technology Services
Examples of items departments must purchase through Technology Services include the following:
Donated Equipment: All technology equipment being considered for donation to the university should be approved by the Associate Vice-President for Technology Services, Greg Humphries ([email protected]) prior to the acceptance of the donation. If approved for donation, the Associate VP for Technology Services will then coordinate with the Vice President for Development for acceptance of the gift and appropriate tax receipts.
Personal Equipment: Users desiring to connect personal monitors, printers, or other computer equipment to university-owned equipment or the university network should first contact the Associate Vice-President for Technology Services, Greg Humphries ([email protected]), or the Assistant Vice-President for Technology Services, Didi Ledbetter ([email protected]). Exceptions include connecting personal laptops and mobile devices to the university wireless network.