Rhode Island College utilizes the State of Rhode Island Division of Purchases and Ocean State Procures (OSP) for posting the college's Public Bid solicitations and awards. If you have not registered with us or are not registered for a specific commodity but would still like to submit a Bid response for a current solicitation, see instructions below to download a RIC Active Bid. Please visit the Rhode Island Department of Purchasing website, select Vendors menu item, and view the instructions to register on OSP.

Bid Information

To Access And/Or Download RIC Active Bids:

  1. Go to the State of RI Division of Purchases
  2. Find "Rhode Island College" under 'Bidding Entities'
  3. Enter any criteria or click 'Search' for all public bids
  4. Click on Bid Number to open pdf file

To Access RIC Bid Results

Bid results may be viewed after award(s) have been made.

  1. Go to the State of RI Division of Purchases 
  2. Find "Rhode Island College" under 'Bidding Entities'
  3. Change the Bid Status to 'Awarded'
  4. Click 'Search' to view the entire listing of Awarded Bids or narrow your search criteria by entering a specific Bid Number
  5. Under 'Bid Status' click on 'Awarded' to view Bid results​
Rhode Island College entrance


Purchasing Office

The Purchasing Office oversees and processes the procurement of all materials, supplies, and services for the college.