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Think there's a better way to buy for business? So do we. That's why Amazon Business is changing the world of procurement. We simplify the purchasing process to make it easier for our customers to get the products they need. We solve for our customers' unmet and undiscovered needs -- continuously expanding our selection and adding relevant new tools and features. We're right for any organization at any stage  -- starting, growing, transforming. And it's our instinct to invent  -- we purposefully question what others don't, creating unexpectedly better ways of getting things done. Curious about what we're up to? Check out business.amazon.com.

Products and Services

  • A user-friendly online buying experience makes finding and purchasing supplies easy, and built-in tools make approvals effortless.
  • Selection and pricing advantages - Find millions of products in education-relevant categories like books, office supplies, and janitorial, with discounts on the items you buy most.
  • Analytics - Make smarter budgeting decisions with tools to analyze and report spending data with visibility by school or site.
  • Free shipping - Get what you need with Amazon’s world-class fulfillment capabilities.

 

Vendor Contact

Jennifer Hill
Sr. Customer Advisor, Education
T: 512.739.1975
E: jehillm@amazon.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit:
https://business.amazon.com/

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Aramark Uniform Services is a division of Aramark, a global leader in professional services. Since 1998, Aramark has consistently ranked as one of “America’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune. Aramark currently provides uniform rental and uniform leasing services to more than 300,000 customer accounts nationwide from over 225 service locations and distribution centers across the United States. Aramark’s full-service employee uniform solution includes design, sourcing and manufacturing customization, cleaning, maintenance, and delivery. Call 1-800-ARAMARK (272-6275) to speak with an Aramark service representative.

Products and Services

  • Uniform Rental and Direct Purchase
  • Mat Services
  • Managed Restroom Services
  • Towel Service

 

Vendor Contact

Mark Papendorf
National Account Manager
M: 559.681.4970
E: Papendorf-Mark@aramark.com

Contract Information

Download Aramark Contract and Selected Exhibits >

 

For more product information visit:
www.aramarkuniform.com

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Tracking your college or university’s travel and entertainment expenditures is critical, but not always easy. Challenges include; lack of mandate, change management and the uniqueness of end-users. Disparate systems create islands of data that prevent visibility. Leverage a solution that can consolidate data and simplify the process for everyone--from the infrequent traveler to the program manager. With an intuitive UI and mobile applications Concur solutions provides faculty and staff an easy way to complete and approve expense reports whether on the road or on campus.

Products and Services

  • Concur Expense
  • Concur Travel
  • Concur Invoice
  • Concur Risk Messaging

 

Vendor Contact

Derek Johnson

Sr. Field Engagement Manager
T: 651.436.7304
E: derek.johnson@sap.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more information visit:
www.concur.com

Available to: Colleges

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Edamerica provides a host of innovative and high-touch solutions that help hundreds of community colleges scale to meet service demands while streamlining administrative processes. Our solutions include contact centers, student outreach and engagement, student loan default prevention, consulting and financial aid support.

Products and Services

  • Inbound contact center support
  • Student engagement outreach call campaigns
  • Virtual agent outbound call campaigns

 

Vendor Contact

Paige Murray

VP, West Southwest Director
T: 318.348.0071
E: pmurray@edamerica.net

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more information and case studies visit:
www.edamerica.net

Available to: Colleges

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SPECIAL CONTRACTED CAR RENTAL RATES For every rental — whether it's for a day, a week, a month or more. We offer customized discounts, options for damage coverage and billing solutions for all your transportation needs. Contracted rates provide the satisfaction and security of knowing that you won’t be charged a higher rate. For business trips and for athletic teams, we have you covered.

Products and Services

  • Rental cars for business trips, athletic teams that include coverage

 

Vendor Contact

Lisa Holmes
State of CA Account Manager
P: 916.240.1169
Alt. P: 916.787.4733
F: 866.827.4694
E: lisa.m.holmes@ehi.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more information visit: https://www.enterprise.com


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Global Financial Aid Services provides Student Financial Aid Software as a Service (SaaS), with an optional service add on for compliance file review, to obtain the required documentation for federal and state verification and C-flags.

 

Vendor Contact

Edward J. Addison
President
E: jaddison@globalfas.com

Contract Information

Download Global Financial Aid Services Contract and Selected Exhibits >

 

For more product information visit:
www.globalfas.com

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Huron is the leading higher education consulting firm that partners with colleges and universities to enhance their financial health and student success. Through a combination of strategy, industry experience, and creativity, Huron help institutions respond to the needs of their community and constituents. Huron’s unmatched advisory and consulting experience includes engagement with all the country’s top 100 research universities, leading academic medical centers, and various community colleges across the nation, including several districts and colleges in the California Community Colleges System. By embracing diverse perspectives, encouraging new ideas, and challenging the status quo, Huron creates tailored approaches and sustainable results for the institutions they partner with and serve.

Products and Services

  • Financial & Operational Assessments: A suite of services focused on analyzing campus financial health including revenue optimization, administrative cost reduction, instructional cost analysis, and future planning and campus operations including technology, human resources, financial services, auxiliary functions, and facilities.
  • Enrollment & Student Planning: A suite of services covering the entire student lifecycle from pipeline/admissions strategy to enrollment planning to alumni affairs/development and including technology support for Student Information Systems like Peoplesoft and Workday.
  • Technology Support Services: Support for the planning, business case analysis, development, configuration, testing, and implementation of enterprise-wide technology platforms including procurement systems like Jaggaer; travel and expense systems like Concur; ERPs like Peoplesoft, Oracle Cloud, and Workday; CRMs like Salesforce; automation systems like UiPath, Blue Prism, and Automation Anywhere; and a wide range of additional systems.
  • General Advisory Services: Support for other issues that may arise that require a deep understanding of higher education and experience in the industry – including strategic planning, organizational design, budget processes, analytics, and academic programming.

 

Vendor Contact

Jay Rowan
Director
P: 703.967.3478
E: jrowan@hcg.com

Contract Information

Download Huron Contract and Selected Exhibits >

 

For more product information visit:
www.huronconsultinggroup.com

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NEOGOV provides a high quality and easy-to-use talent management system to service the higher education market. Serving over 1,600 organizations, the company’s system supports organizations through the entire employee lifecycle, automating recruitment, onboarding, training, and the performance evaluation process. Utilizing NEOGOV, customers report time and cost savings, reduced paper processes, improved regulatory requirement compliance, and increased employee productivity and engagement, with a net result of better services for students.

Products and Services

  • Applicant Tracking System
  • Onboarding System
  • Performance Management System
  • Learning Management System

 

Vendor Contact

Bryan Cady
Higher Education Account Executive
T: 310.658.5793
E: bcady@neogov.net

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit:
www.neogov.com

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With Uber for Business, California Community Colleges can purchase digital gift cards that give your students access to order from over 400,000 restaurant partners on the Uber Eats platform. With Average delivery times under 30 minutes, an Uber Eats gift card gives students the choice to get the meal they want when they need it.

Colleges can select any value of codes and either distribute on their own through a bulk file or use Uber's gift card email service. There are no service fees or expiration dates.

Products and Services

  • Digital Uber Eats Gift Cards
  • Physical Uber Eats Gift Cards

 

Vendor Contact

Catie Gehl
Sales Manager, Uber for Business
P: 414.870.4239
E: catie@uber.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit:
https://www.uber.com/us/en/gift-cards/

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From commercial credit cards to program management tools to innovative payment technologies, U.S. Bank Corporate Payment Systems has the right solution to help your organization reduce payment costs, enhance control and streamline your entire payment processing function. We'll work with you to uncover your challenges and bring you proactive solutions.

The U.S. Bank Higher Education and Public Sector Marketing Agreement provides a standard contract platform for participants to secure a number of payment services. These innovative solutions are supported by web-based program management tools that allow participants to securely access information 24/7, and proactively manage payables and travel expenditures.

Products and Services

  • Purchase Card
  • One Card
  • Corporate Card
  • Virtual Card

 

Vendor Contact

Leslie Massey
Vice President, Western Region Sales Manager
T: 805.591.7255
T: 805.904.4454
E: leslie.massey@usbank.com

Contract Information

To obtain a copy of the contract, please contact CollegeBuys:
T: 866.325.3222
E: cbcontracts@foundationccc.org

For more product information visit:
https://www.usbank.com/corporate-and-commercial-banking/industry-expertise/public-sector.html

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Community Colleges

1102 Q Street, Suite 4800
Sacramento, CA 95811

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