Supply Chain Alliance
The University of Texas System Supply Chain Alliance was created to expand the use of joint purchasing and explore new opportunities to leverage the collective size and strength of the UT System institutions through cooperative purchasing. Our primary focus is to improve customer satisfaction, reduce cost and create value through collaborative and shared efforts and adoption of best practices.
The vision of the UT System Supply Chain Alliance is to be a leader in the delivery of world-class supply chain services within academic and healthcare higher education.
The mission of the UT System Supply Chain Alliance is to provide reliable, sustainable solutions fo rthe purchase and delivery of equipment, services, and supplies to support the core missions of education, patient care, and research at UT System institutions. Through collaborative and shared efforts and adoption of best practices, we will improve customer satisfaction, reduce cost, and create value.
The UT System Supply Chain Alliance operates under the following guiding principles:
- Accountability and Transparency
- Collaboration (Team of Teams)
- Commitment to Success
- Continuous Improvement
- Historically Underutilized Businesses
Alliance Strategic Objectives
- Strategic Sourcing and Category Management
- Collaboration and Governance
- Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) and Small Businesses