Purchasing - Faculty & Staff

Welcome to the Purchasing and Ancillary Services (PAAS) landing page for faculty and staff. 

Our mission is to procure goods and services in order to sustain, foster, and support the educational and research objectives of the University.PAAS seeks out opportunities to preserve University resources by building professional relationships aimed at utilizing purchasing best practices, efficient operations and which adhere to the requirements of the University, state, and federal laws, rules, and procedures. 

The content found on this website contains key information about purchasing policies and procedures, campus-wide services, and commodity programs available for your school/department.  The PAAS staff serves as financial stewards to the university and are here to assist you.

For procurement questions, solicitations, to track a Purchase Requisition, and all inquiries regarding all of PAAS' managed Programs & Services:

email: purchasing@usfca.edu

Hours of Operation:

  • Purchasing Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Central Receiving: Mon-Fri 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM