Credit Card Policy (Personal)

Use of personal credit cards for University purchases is not appropriate. This creates the following problems: University of Rochester incurs additional costs such as sales tax; vendors with whom UR has established discount terms often do not offer the applicable discount since the purchase appears to be made by an individual, not the University of Rochester; and title to the item will vest in the individual, not the University of Rochester.

The following alternative purchasing methods should be used:

For more information on The University of Rochester Purchasing Card (P-Card) Program contact the Purchasing Card Administrator at ext 5-8900.