We develop and implement systemwide purchasing policies and strategies.

Procurement Services aims to provide efficient and effective purchasing services in support of the university's mission, sourcing the highest quality of products and services at the least total cost. We leverage university buying power through strategic and collaborative sourcing, adoption of proven technologies and supplier performance management. Procurement Services also works to create a culture that expects continuous improvement in cost, quality and service. Read more

William Cooper

William Cooper

Associate Vice President & Chief Procurement Officer

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Procurement Services
University of California
Office of the President
1111 Franklin St., 10th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607

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