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Supplier and Contractor Diversity Programs

Penn State recognizes supplier and contractor diversity as an important component of its overall efforts and will continue to foster relationships with minority-owned, woman-owned, veteran-owned, and HUBZone-certified businesses to ensure they have full opportunity to compete for the University's business. This website will provide information on current diversity programs and provide assistance to suppliers, vendors, contractors, and professionals in developing a partnership with Penn State.

Our Commitment to You

Penn State is committed to developing and sustaining relationships with diverse suppliers and contractors. We believe that a diverse group of suppliers and contractors are essential for fostering healthy competition, which in turn enable our employees to obtain the very best goods and services for the University. We hope you will partner with us as we work to establish lasting partnerships. Many of our faculty and staff have already discovered the benefits of using diverse suppliers. We invite you to browse our site and discover the secrets of our success.