Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.86
Liaison Elida Erickson
Submission Date March 23, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of California, Santa Cruz
OP-15: Inclusive and Local Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.70 / 1.00 Kathleen Rogers
Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager
Procurement Services
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated intent to support disadvantaged businesses, social enterprises, and/or local community-based businesses?:

A copy of the policy, guidelines or directive governing inclusive and local purchasing:

The policy, guidelines or directive governing inclusive and local purchasing:

It is the policy of the University of California, consistent with State and Federal Law, to provide opportunities for business contracting with small business enterprises in the areas of purchasing and other professional services provided to the University. See UCOP Business Finance Bulletin BUS-43 Material Management, Part 3: Supplier Diversity and Federal Planning and Reporting, Page 33, linked here: http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/3220485/BFB-BUS-43

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (inclusive and local expenditures)?:

The percentage of total purchases from disadvantaged businesses, social enterprises and/or local community-based businesses:

The website URL where information about the institution’s inclusive and local purchasing policies and/or program is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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