The Department of Purchasing

New Federal Regulations for Procurement Coming in FY 2018

The University of Akron will implement new federal regulations for procurement on July 1, 2017. The regulations—known as Uniform Guidance—are issued by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB). In the interim, the university will continue to follow the guidance outlined in the former OMB procurement regulations.

Uniform Guidance Statement of Delay