University Contracts - Carnegie Mellon University

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UCO and Carnegie Mellon

The UCO at Carnegie Mellon reviews, drafts, and executes documents, contracts, and licenses related to Carnegie Mellon business affairs.  The UCO team assures that all university and governmental requirements have been met in relation to the business affair and that any other university department, which may have an interest in the business affair, is notified and consulted.

UCO and its Director

The UCO Director is authorized to sign documents on behalf of Carnegie Mellon.  Before signing, each document receives his legal review for accuracy, risk reduction, and terms favorable to Carnegie Mellon.

UCO and Carnegie Mellon Buyers

Carnegie Mellon Buyers need to consult the UCO before a service is to be provided to Carnegie Mellon.  "Service" is defined as the performance of labor for the benefit of the university.

Submitting a Request

All contract requests should be sent to the UCO's inbox at

For information regarding the contracting process, please visit out FAQ page.

expiring master services agreements!

There are many MSAs set to expire on June 30, 2015 (and a few prior to that date).  Please contact UCO if you wish to extend an MSA.  

Click here for full listing: MSAs Expiring June 30, 2015 [pdf]

city of pittsburgh online event-related transactions

See UCO's review & approval for Online Event-Related Transactions, including NEW Park Shelter Permitting.

updated honorarium guidance

Honorarium Form [doc]            (rev 3-31-2014)

Honorarium Guidance [pdf]     (rev 2-25-2015)

master services agreement suppliers

MASTER SERVICES AGREEMENT suppliers are now included in Procurement Service's SUPPLIER DIRECTORY.

invoice template

Click it! [doc]