About Us!

The Procurement Office is your service department. We're here to help you to make the best purchases for your needs. 

Our Mission:

The mission of the Procurement Office is to support the University’s Strategic Initiative to develop an “Exceptional Support Environment” by providing quality goods and services with courtesy and professionalism while safeguarding Wilkes’ assets and maintaining the highest legal and ethical standards.









Our Vision:

To provide the best purchasing practices and highest quality services for our internal and external customers. We will be an office that:


...anticipates the future by being pro-active, determining needs and planning ahead to meet those needs


...expands and enhances the contracted services offered to the Wilkes community


...manages relationships between departments and suppliers by providing sound advice, pre-qualifying vendors, and determining proper courses of actions.


...informs the campus community of new products, services and suppliers.


...plans, develops, implements and manages procurement methods and principals.


...achieves cost savings through the development, management and evaluation of Request for Proposals (RFPs)























We want you to know who we are and to understand how we can serve you. You can email us anytime with feedback. Please call us with any questions regarding purchasing policies and procedures.


Wilkes University

Procurement Office

32 W. South Street

Mailing Address:
84 West South St

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18766

570.408.4550 - Main Phone Number

570.408.7849 - Main Fax Number