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Idaho State University

Assigned Commodities

We are dedicated to helping you with all your purchasing needs.

Our buyers have responsibility for different commodities. If you can't locate what you are looking for, please contact us.

Some commodities are on contract as required by state law.

View state contract information

Meet the Buyers:

Rick Dutson

  • Advertising, subscriptions and memberships
  • Athletic team uniforms
  • Beverage and snack vending
  • Employee moving
  • Grants and contracts
  • Professional and consulting services
  • Property leases and rentals
  • Temporary employee services

Rick Dutson

  • Audio Visual, security equipment and services
  • Computers, servers, tablets equipment and services
  • Facsimile, copiers, printers and scanning equipment
  • IT Maintenance Agreements
  • Network equipment and services
  • Operation and management of Central Property Inventory and Receiving
  • Photographic equipment, drones and supplies
  • Purchasing website administration
  • Software licenses, contracts and subscriptions
  • Surplus and recycling

Wendy Holder C.P.M.

  • Athletic equipment and training supplies
  • Bengal Theater movies and media
  • Biological equipment, live animals and supplies
  • Chartwells, concessions
  • Continuous and specialty forms
  • Cosmetology equipment and supplies
  • Environmental Health and Safety supplies and services
  • Health Science, Medical, Dental equipment and supplies
  • Hospitality, social functions and food expense
  • Musical instruments, and teaching supplies
  • Operation and strategic management of the Purchasing Card
  • Printing and binding
  • Promotional and ISU logo items
  • Scientific equipment, maintenance agreements and laboratory supplies
  • Student group travel (air and ground)

Randy Jones

  • Bengal Depot items for resale, M&O supplies
  • Building equipment, buffers, vacuums, carpet cleaners
  • Compressed and Liquefied Gas
  • Department of Public Works projects
  • Facilities equipment, maintenance agreements, supplies, industrial and construction equipment, machine tools and other major tools, landscaping, grounds
  • Fuel, Utilities, including gasoline, diesel, and natural gas
  • Furniture, furnishings, classroom equipment
  • Law Enforcement equipment, radios, firearms and ammunition
  • Office Supply Contract (Office Depot)
  • Outdoor program, rental equipment and supplies
  • Restaurant equipment and supplies
  • Vehicles both passenger and construction
  • Vocational trades, equipment and supplies

Purchasing Services

(208) 282-3111

Idaho State University

Purchasing Services

921 S. 8th Ave., Stop 8110 Pocatello, ID 83209


Administration Building, Room 114


Monday-Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. MT




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