USS Technology Purchasing


User Support Services (USS) provides purchasing services to UO departments, programs, and institutes for the purpose of procuring computer and other IT equipment for use by their faculty, staff, & students.


USS technology purchasing requests are ordered through Duck Depot, the e-procurement site for the University of Oregon. This site is designed to standardize computer systems purchasing to achieve significant savings to the University by leveraging volume buying discounts with qualified technology vendors. Purchase selection is limited to systems found in the USS Device and Hardware Standards, which outline the standard supported hardware models for end-user devices supported by USS.

Purchasing restrictions vary by department. See Department & Unit IT Support for for your respective department or unit's contact information. Those without departmental IT staff can Submit a General Help Ticket or contact the Technology Service Desk. Also reference the UO Acceptable Use of Computing Resources Policy.

A note on prices: Requests are quoted and departments are charged at the full educational price. Any subsidies to be applied to requests are applied to the full educational price. The full educational prices quoted are subject to change by vendors at any time.

Please Note: USS no longer facilitates the purchase of printers, and printing supplies. This service is provided by the Fleet Copier and Managed Printer Program.

To submit an order, please fill out a USS Technology Purchase Request.



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