USF Supplier Diversity Program

Program helps departments find certified minority vendors to meet business needs.

TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 1, 2010) – Did you know that in the last 5 years, the USF community has spend over $99 million dollars on construction, services, commodities and architecture and engineering through the use of minority business enterprises (MBEs)? MBEs are certified in different categories such as African-American, Hispanic American, Asian American, Native American, American Woman and Service Disabled Veteran, just to name a few.

The Supplier Diversity Program implements, tracks, monitors and reports spending that is generated on campus through the use of MBE vendors. The Supplier Diversity Program can also help your department find certified MBE vendors for all your purchasing needs.

Find out more information about the Supplier Diversity Program by contacting Nicole Mathis, Supplier Diversity Manager, at or 813-974-3292 – or by visiting the Purchasing & Property website and following the link for Supplier Diversity webpage.