Founded in 1986 / Incorporated in 2003


New Jersey Higher Education Purchasing Association

Advocating and Developing Cooperative Purchasing Techniques in Higher Education

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 Our Mission:

  • To provide a forum for member representatives and guests to facilitate the exchange of ideas and information affecting the purchasing processes and administration of New Jersey colleges and universities.  

  • To promote the professional growth and knowledge for the purchasing administrators of the various New Jersey colleges and universities.

  • To provide a vehicle for communicating with appropriate State officials, business communities and other appropriate organizations.


  • Drew University • Kean University • Monmouth University • Montclair State University • New Jersey City University • New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Princeton University • Ramapo College of New Jersey; • Rider University; • Rowan University;   • Rutgers - The State University;
  • Seton Hall University • Stockton University • The College of New Jersey • Thomas Edison State Unoversity
  • The William Paterson University of New Jersey