Finance and Analytics

The Finance and Analytics team includes Accounts Payable, Capital Asset Management, and a Suppy Chain Analytics team. We assist the MSU community through the audit and payment of invoices against purchase orders, oversight of MSU's movable capital equipment, and deep dives into analytics that help make informed and data-driven supply chain decisions.

We also offer a Lease Purchase Program for the purchase of unanticipated equipment needs.

Accounts Payable

Processes invoice payments against purchase orders.

Lease Purchase

Lease Purchase
Program for financing unanticipated equipment purchases. 

Supply Chain Analytics

Supply Chain Analytics
Assists the MSU community in making data-informed decisions.


Nov 21 2022

UPL to close for winter break

University Procurement and Logistics will be closed in alignment with the university's winter break from December 23, 2022, through January 2, 2023. We will reopen and all services will resume (with potential delays) on Tuesday, January 3.
Nov 17 2022

Thanksgiving closures at UPL

University Procurement and Logistics will be closed Thursday, November 24, and Friday, November 25, 2022, for Thanksgiving break. Due to the extended weekend, Logistics will not accept hazardous materials shipments—including any shipments with dry ice—on Wednesday, November 23, 2022.
Oct 12 2022

MSU to launch new procure-to-pay system

As part of University Procurement and Logistics’ commitment to providing excellent service experiences, we are pleased to announce upcoming process improvements. UPL will be launching SAP Ariba®—a complete procure-to-pay system that is designed to enhance buying and invoicing efficiencies.
Mar 22 2022

New Cognos/BI Reports

The Supply Chain Analytics team recently launched three new Cognos/BI reports to assist UPL's campus partners responsible for PCards and/or capital assets.
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