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Lehigh University Business Services (UBS) is comprised of several departments: Printing and Mailing Services, the Mail Center, the Copy Center, Purchasing Services, Trademarks and Licensing, Travel, Office of Sustainability, Transportation and Parking Services, Real Estate Services, Farrington Square (including Johnny's Bagels and Deli, The Cup, and the Bethlehem Farmers' Market) , and the Lehigh University Bookstore. The departments in UBS supply a multitude of products, services, and programs to Lehigh University.

Our departments work closely with faculty, staff, students, and the community to advance Lehigh’s goals and objectives by providing the required infrastructure. Our staff members are committed to exceptional customer service. We strive to provide these services in a cost effective manner.

Our Core Purpose

The core purpose of UBS is to support the mission of F&A, within the context of the University's core purpose and strategic plan. We provide a portfolio of business services and infrastructure needed to drive and advance the University's goals and strategic plan, and we actively participate in achieving the defined outcomes.

Sustainability Initiatives

In support of Lehigh University's goals, University Business Services promotes and pursues initiatives that will improve the sustainability efforts of the University as a whole. 

Our Defining Objectives:

  • Include environmental consequences in our decision making process
  • Expect our business partners to value and preserve the environment
  • Be an advocate for and supporter of LSC and Lehigh's Environmental Initiatives
  • Communicate to reinforce our goals and objectives

Our Sustainability Efforts Include:

  • The launch of the 2019 Bethlehem Farmers' Market at Farrington Square season
  • Participation in Lehigh's 2019 Earth Day Fair
  • Transportation and Parking Services brings Enterprise CarShare,Zimride, and Zagster Bikes to campus
  • Free paper shredding/recycling for students at Mail at Farrington Square
  • Bike racks installed on all transit-style buses
  • Transportation, Transit, and Parking Services launches online ticket appeals and payments, and online permit sales
  • Sustainable Purchasing brings 100% recycled paper to LTS public computing sites
  • Purchasing Services Participates in Organization of eWaste Collection
  • Sustainable Purchasing Group Launched

Lehigh University - Sustainability Resources
Sustainability at Lehigh
Green Purchasing Guidelines
Lehigh Sustainability Council (LSC)
Purchasing Sustainability Group Members
Lehigh's Environmental Initiative

External Resources
Environmental Protection Agency

Contact Us:

Mark Ironside, MBA
Executive Director, University Business Services
President, LU Properties, LLC

Jane Altemose
Director of Purchasing Services
Assistant Director of University Business Services 

Brian Adler
Manager, Lehigh University Bookstore

Bob Bruneio
Manager, Transportation and Transit Services

Doug Snyder
Campus Manager, Ricoh Services

Sharon Field
Manager, Parking Services

Erin Kintzer, AIA, MBA
Director, Real Estate Services 

Delicia Nahman
Sustainability Officer

Monika Samuelsson, MBA
Director of Retail Partnerships and Marketing 

Glenn Strause
Manager, Warehouse & Logistics

Collaborating Departments:

Below is the list of departments we regularly work with to achieve Lehigh's Core Purpose and Goals: