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**Attention: Some University users have received messages from Amazon including offers such as Amazon Smile and benefit programs for being a Local Associates. According to university policy, users should not participate in these offers.
U.S. State Department Announces a New Travel Warning System will be rolled out in January.
CDW-G Update Beginning with CDW-G orders initiated on or after November 29th, the end user name entered on the purchase requisition will display in the shipping address to help ensure that packages are delivered correctly when the person receiving the goods is different than the person placing the order.
On May 2, 2017 desktop receiving will be enhanced in the E-Pro system accessible through Employee Self-Service.  The improved functions were designed based on campus feedback and focus group input.
eBuy provides a streamlined ordering process that provides both time and cost savings to the University of Iowa  and is one of the University’s preferred methods of procurement. We are happy to announce that on Tuesday April 11th, we will be hosting an eBuy Fair.
The Board of Regents implemented purchasing policy changes on July 19, 2016.  While the ePro system, Purchasing webpages, online policies and procedures, and online training are being updated, the major policy changes are highlighted in the 2 documents linked below.  The changes include an increase of the bid threshold from $25,000 to $50,000.