Applying for Participation

Any vendors who desire to do business with the University of Chicago should register their companies with Procurement Services. To participate in the Business Diversity Program, a company must fit our definition of a minority- or women-owned business. For more information on how to register your company click here.

You will be required to email your package to The Vendor Management Team at In addition, please forward the following information to the Business Diversity Department at

  • Copy of the supplier information form
  • Copy of the certificate of compliance
  • Proof of M/WBE certification (if applicable)