Supplying to the University

In the current climate, delivery of physical goods and services to all campuses has been severely impacted. If you have not yet received clarification from the University, please contact your business partner/representative or

As the situation evolves, it is possible that operational arrangements will change and suppliers are advised to regularly check this site.


The University of Melbourne seeks value for money in procurement through balanced judgement of a range of financial and non-financial factors. Procurement takes into account the mix of quality, cost & resources, fitness for purpose, total cost of ownership and risk. Procurement decisions must consider economic, social & environmental impacts and how they affect the University’s financial position, reputation and progress towards sustainable development.

The University of Melbourne is continually seeking to capture value and explore unique and innovative ideas from industry that provide real and tangible benefits to the organisation and broader community.

$1.2 billion

spend annually


supplier innovation


contributing to long-term success

Established in 1853, the University of Melbourne is a public-spirited institution that makes distinctive contributions to society in research, learning and teaching and engagement. It’s consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, with international rankings of world universities placing it as number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018).