Procurement & Business Services

// Your Strategic Business Partner //

Procurement & Business Services manages and provides service support for the “Procure-to-Pay” process and related systems.  These activities support the procurement and payment of goods and services in support of Georgia Tech's instructional, research, and public service programs.  Procurement & Business Services is comprised of Purchasing, PCard, Business Systems, Accounts Payable, Travel, Insurance & Claims, Logistics/Surplus, and Property Control.

FRAUD ALERT –

Unknown persons have been attempting to use Georgia Tech’s credit references to open accounts with vendors. Some vendors have also received a mocked-up version of Georgia Tech’s PO which has a rendering similar to a real PO number issued by Georgia Tech.

Suppliers can validate official GT Purchase Orders by going to the Vendor PO Validation and entering the PO number received.  If you have any questions contact purchasing.ask@business.gatech.edu

Important Updates from Procurement & Business Services

Mileage Reimbursement Rate Decrease - Effective January 1, 2017

The Institute has just been notified of a mileage rate decrease, effective January 1, 2017. The mileage reimbursement rate for the use of private vehicles on official Institute business has been decreased to $0.535 per mile, applicable to travel that occurs on or after January 1, 2017. Travel completed before that date will use the old rate of $0.54 per mile...

Rental of Private Residence Not Allowed for Travel

The Institute has been notified by the State Accounting Office that the rental of a private residence is unallowable, and should not be considered as a lodging option by travelers. This would include properties available through online private rental services (Air B&B, VRBO, HomeAway, etc)...

AP and T&E Payment Request Submission Deadlines for 2016

Important calendar year end information for Campus Financial and T&E Administrators...

New Payment Processing Effective January 1, 2017

The BuzzMart ePayment form will be required for certain types of payments...

Concur Online Airfare Travel Booking changes – Effective October 6, 2016

Concur online travel booking is only accessible through Techworks...