Whenever making a purchase on behalf of SMTD, please pause to first consider the following:
Once you have considered the above, please comply with the following policies and guidelines on how best to make your purchase using the most appropriate method. Additionally, please attempt to make purchases according to the order of the purchasing methods listed below.
Internal service providers are University of Michigan business units that provide goods and services to other University units and departments. Using Internal Service Providers can save time and money—and since the transaction is between two University units, procurement review and approval is not necessary.
Used to purchase goods and services not available through an Internal Service Provider or Strategic Contracts. It can also be used to pay individuals for non-appointment related services.
U-M Photo Services