Bidding Opportunities

San José State University offers suppliers opportunities to bid for goods and services. To search for and be notified of bidding opportunities, please register on the following platforms.

Registering on these platforms also provides the opportunity to participate in bidding opportunities with all California State Universities.  

For Goods and Services:

  • CSUBUY is an integrated Source-to-Contract solution for the CSU system. You can search for open solicitations of goods and services on the CSU Public Bid Portal.
  • GovQuote is used for small informal bidding under the formal bidding limits.

For Public Works:

SB/DVBE Option:

California State Agencies may use a streamlined process known as the SB/DVBE Option by contracting directly with a California Certified Small Business (SB) or Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE) for goods, services, and information technology valued between $5,000.01 and $249,999.99 (or up to $333,000 for public works contracts) after obtaining price quotes from at least two such businesses.