Effective July 13, 2022, this policy has been revised. For the most current version without redlining, return to V-11.4.
The President has delegated signatory authority to bind the university to the Senior Vice President for Finance and Operations and the University Business Manager. The President has further delegated contracting authority to the Chief Procurement Officer for purchase orders or and purchase contracts. Purchasing commitments made by employees who do not have contracting authority are voidable. (See V-6.1 Contracting Authority.)