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Division of Financial Services

Kansas State University
Unger Complex
2323 Anderson Ave.
Suite 500
Manhattan, KS 66502

785-532-5577 fax


Listed below are items currently on Kansas State University approved contracts or available from the State Use Catalog (Blind & Severely Disabled Made Products). These items are to be purchased from the appropriate sources, e.g. contract vendor, KSU department, or state agency. Purchases of contract items from sources other than these listed may become the personal responsibility of the individual authorizing the purchase. Information on any of the contract items are available in the KSU Purchasing Office, 2323 Anderson Ave., Suite 500, (785) 532-6214, kspurch@k-state.edu. 

Refer to Policies and Procedures Manual for information on the appropriate purchasing procedure for items not covered by established contracts.

Required Purchases from State Use Vendors

Envision: Writing Utensils, Plastic Bags, Soaps & Sanitizers, Cleaning Towels, Biohazard Clean-Up Kits

KETCH: Binders, Air Filters

Items available directly from the vendors, the State Use website (http://www.ksstateuse.org) or the Staples Advantage website (http://www.staplesadvantage.com).

Other Sources

K-State Software Licenses

State Use Catalog

Kansas Correctional Industries

K-State Surplus Property

State of Kansas Surplus Property

Federal Surplus Property


If you are installing modular furniture, buying carpet, painting, etc., you must get a waiver from Facilities in order to proceed. Email Mark Loberg and explain why you cannot use Facilities.

If you are needing printing services, you must get a waiver from University Printing in order to proceed. Email Rob Nixon and explain why you cannot use University Printing.