The Purchasing Services Department of Cleveland State University is a service department created to provide centralized control over the procurement activities of the University. The mission of the Purchasing Services Department is:
In addition to the procurement function, the Purchasing Services Department has the responsibility for other functions within the University, including the Receiving Department, Central Stores, Property Control and Mail Distribution on the campus.
Contact for: Audiovisual and video supplies and equipment, photographic supplies, subscriptions and books, printing equipment and supplies, film rentals, school newspapers, publications, continuous forms and other printed matter, temporary personnel, hotel reservations, paper, athletic equipment and supplies, music equipment and supplies.
Contact for: Janitorial supplies and equipment, office supplies, Industrial chemicals, supplies and machinery, maintenance and general supplies (electrical, plumbing, lumber, hardware, etc.), air conditioning and refrigeration, vehicles, landscaping, security items, carpeting and drapery, laboratory apparatus, chemicals, glassware, biologicals, and equipment, electronic components and equipment, pharmaceuticals, drugs and radioactives, gasses.