IUC-PG Information

The Inter-University Council Purchasing Group of Ohio, frequently called the IUC-PG, is a purchasing consortium comprised of the purchasing officers of the State of Ohio institutions of higher education. The organization has 85 members made up of the 14 state universities, 14 community colleges, 9 technical colleges and 48 private educational institutions. 

The purpose of the formation was to achieve standardization of requirements, methods of operation and to buy at optimum quantity discounts.  The purchasing officers were also charged with the creation of Price agreements (PA) for use by the members.   The IUC-PG normally meets every other month.  At these meetings price agreement award decisions are made.