Purchasing

The following is a listing of the preferred vendors for the College.  These suppliers accept purchase orders and agree with our payment terms.  This list is provided to assist you in finding products and supplies in the specified categories.  Purchasing is not limited to these vendors.  If you need assistance sourcing product or suppliers of specific product, please contact the Purchasing Department.

Purchasing Cooperatives

The College of St. Scholastica is a member of the following purchasing cooperatives.  The contracts include discount agreements with  numerous local and national retailers. 

Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities (ACTC)
Northeast Service Cooperative

Requisition Form

Tax Exempt Certificate

Athletic & Outdoor Equipment

Midwest Sportswear
Steichens Sporting Goods
M F Athletic Co
Ski Hut
Continental Ski

Business Cards

*Please use the BUSINESS CARDS form to submit your request for business cards.

Car Rental

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Budget Rent A Car
*Please use your purchasing P-Card for vehicle rentals. 

Classroom Supplies

Pearson Assessments
Scantron
School Specialty
Dick Blick Central
Sax Arts & Crafts

Events

Dunbar Floral
Engwall Florist & Greenhouse
Duluth Paper & Specialties
Doucette Party Rental
London Road Rental
Party America

Furniture and Equipment

Please contact Lisa Anderson, Purchasing Manager, via extension 6738 or e-mail landerso@css.edu for furniture and equipment purchasing.

Hotels

*See attached list of HOTELS with contact and booking information.  Please use your purchasing P-Card for hotel reservations.

** TWIN CITIES HOTELS.  Discounted rates on Twin Cities Hotels through ACTC.  See link for contact and booking instructions.  
***NOTE: ST SCHOLASTICA EMPLOYEES - DO NOT BOOK ROOMS AT ST. PAUL HILTON GARDEN INN. 

Information Technologies

*Please contact Elizabeth Jacobson for I.T. purchasing requests.

Medical Supplies

Arrowhead Medical Resources
Moore Medical
Medco Supply
McKesson Medical-Surgical
Pocket Nurse

Office Supplies

Northern Business Products
Corporate Express
* The FACULTY-STAFF SUPPLY located in Receiving also carries commonly used office supplies.  Please check the link above for a list of supplies available.
**Please use your purchasing P-Card for office supply purchases.

Printing Services

Shel/Don Reproduction
Pro Print
Superior Print
Arrowhead Printing

Promotional Items

Advantage Emblem
Mellin Promotional Advertising
Let the Whole World Know
On the Limit
Northern Lakes Advertising
Duluth Superior Trophy

Science

Bio Labs
Bio-Rad Laboratories
Carolina Biological
Fisher Scientific
Pasco Scientific
Sigma Aldrich
Sammons Preston Roylan
VWR Scientific
Wards Natural Science