The purchasing department’s mission is to support the educational mission of Arkansas State University–Mountain Home through the acquisition of commodities, at the most advantageous price and quality, which meet the expectations of university departments.
All purchases, rentals, leases, and lease/purchases to which the University is a party are subject to regulations and procedures as stipulated in Arkansas Statutes. All types of purchases from University accounts are subject to these regulations and procedures and require prior approval by the Procurement Official. The Procurement Official is the sole purchasing authority of the University. Purchases not authorized by this authority are not legal obligations of the University. The university shall not assume any responsibility for any purchase made directly by any staff or faculty member other than authorized Purchasing personnel. Any individual making a purchase without proper authority first being given is assuming a personal obligation to the vendor for whom he/she may be held personally liable.
Phone: (870) 508-6123