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Purchasing Services


  • Provide quality customer support by providing efficient and effective purchasing services in support of the University’s education and research goals.
  • Assist our customers in obtaining products and services from appropriate sources at the lowest total cost while ensuring the best overall value.
  • Focus strongly on improving sustainability at Lehigh through the responsible and efficient use of resources. Through the development and administration of policies and procedures, we will serve as an exemplary steward of the University’s resources by facilitating the acquisition process, while striving to minimize risk to the University.
  • Create and maintain cooperative relationships and apply sounds business practices while working with our customers and suppliers.

Location and Office Hours:

We are all moved into our new home.  Here's what you need to know to find us:

The Purchasing Services office is located at 306 S. New Street, Suite 428, Bethlehem, PA  18015.

Metered Parking is available at the New Street Parking Garage, located at 324 S New Street (behind our new building)

Please note:  There is a concrete awning at the main entrance of our building, with the 306 address marker over the double glass doors.  Once inside the building, follow tile flooring approximately 25 feet and make a left, this will bring you to the elevators.  Take the elevator to the 4th floor.  When you get off the elevator, please press the button for Business Services on the intercom system, to the left of the glass doors.

Our office is open Monday through Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Contact Us:

Jane Altemose
Director of Purchasing Services & Assistant Director of University Business Services 
x 84637

Brenda Bachman
Coordinator of OneCard & Travel
x 83266

Mark Ironside
Executive Director of Business Services
x 83843

Linda Roberts
Purchasing Coordinator
x 83841

Nick Rose
Coordinator:  Purchasing Systems
x 82987

Sharon Zurick
Logistics Coordinator
x 83483