eBid/SciQuest Supplier Registration FAQ’s

  1. How can I register as a vendor for the U of Iowa eBid?
  2. What are the password requirements?
    • Password must have a minimum of 6 letters and 2 numbers with a maximum of 15 characters total.
  3. What if I don’t agree with the Terms and conditions?
    • You must accept the Terms and conditions in order to register.
  4. Do I have to be an approved vendor to bid?
    • Yes
  5. What if I don’t have an email address for my company?
    • Email address is required for the U of Iowa eBid.
  6. Can I select more than one special classifications and commodity codes?
    • Yes.
  7. How will I be notified if I am an approved vendor?
    • An email notification will be sent to the designated email address.
  8. Can I designate more than one user to access the bid system for my company?
    • Yes.  The Suppliers can edit or update the company information under Manage My Account.
  9. Is there a size limit on attachments in eBid?
    • Yes.  The size limit is 25MB per attachment.
  10. What are the browser requirements?