Office of Planning and Administration

Supplier Diversity Program

Supplier Diversity Program Overview

The UW Business Diversity Program (BDP) at UW Seattle works with small, minority and women-owned, veteran, and diverse businesses to provide visibility to opportunities at the University.  UW Bothell, in collaboration with UW BDP and UW Procurement Services Supplier Diversity, focuses on the awareness and utilization of small, local, and diverse suppliers on campus while promoting avenues of opportunity to the external diverse business community.

Vision

The University of Washington will utilize businesses whose ownership is representative of our diverse and local community. 

Mission

Proactively engage with and support the University of Washington's commitment to creating a diverse business environment. 

View our Quick Links on the right of this page for resources and guidance for departments and suppliers regarding UW Bothell's commitment to supplier diversity.

Vendors are encouraged to view the Toolkit for Suppliers to learn about opportunities for small and diverse businesses at the University of Washington Bothell. 


What is Supplier Diversity?

Supplier Diversity forms opportunities for women, veteran, minority owned; small and local businesses. The program helps to keep UW Bothell spending dollars within our community to contribute to job creation and spur the growth of our local economy.


More Questions?

Contact us at sdpuwb@uw.edu.