School Name

Office of Procurement

Department Name

Section - One

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide overall direction for university-wide procurement policy, regulations, and procedures by targeting and focusing on promoting economy, equity, transparency, effectiveness, and efficiency in acquisition processes by effectively and skillfully managing the business relationships and some of the supply management components of the University.

Section - Two

Our Vision

We strive to deliver "bottom-line" value to our stakeholders - the campus-at-large and taxpayers by making the procurement function a source of value time wise as well as excellency and accuracy in executing the buying process all while ensuring the usefulness of the product or service acquired. This all leads to better spend management, productivity gains, and improved internal controls.

Section - Three

Our Values

We plan to achieve our mission by focusing on values that are:

  • Customer focused
  • Execution driven
  • Results Oriented

Section - Four

Section - Five

Become a Supplier

Section - Six


Online Vendor Registration Form

To participate in any bid processes with the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, please complete the Online Vendor Registration Form below. To ensure your application is complete, an
IRS W-9 form and Contract and Grant Disclosure Certification Form must be uploaded with your registration.
 Note that all required fields must be fully completed.

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Contact Us

A.K. Turner, CPPB

Director of Procurement

Phone: 870-575-8735

Rose Celestin, CPPB

Project/Program Manager

Phone: 870-575-8736

VaLinda Nance

Purchasing Specialist

Phone: 870-575-8738