Policies and Procedures

A full listing of the college's policies can be found on the Policies and Procedures site.

Guide to Contracts

(Please contact Purchasing X2441 for more information)

  • Educational & Institutional Cooperative Purchasing (E&I) is a national purchasing group with over 1500 member institutions offering contracts from 20 different categories.
  • The Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC) is a Massachusetts based buying consortium representing 87 member institutions throughout New England offering 62 contracts from multiple vendors.
  • The primary objective of the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (HECCMA) is to establish group purchase agreements for the financial benefit of its members. Through cooperative relationships, the group enables members to make greater use of scarce or limited recourses. The group also provides purchasing directors an opportunity to share valuable information, as well as to promote the development and implementation of effective purchasing management.