The Skidmore College Purchasing Office is committed to providing professional, value-added procurement services to faculty, administration and staff. Our goal is to realize the maximum value for every dollar expended by the college through the use of sound purchasing and ethical business practices. We strive to obtain all materials and services with emphasis on quality, cost and timeliness. Competitive bids are sought on large-dollar purchases. We strive to foster long-term relationships with our preferred vendors. Please note that Skidmore is a tax-exempt organization.