Doing Business With Oakton College

The Procurement Department is committed to delivering efficient services to the college and maintaining successful working relationships with its vendors. Procurement services manage all transactions and purchase requests for goods and services for faculty, staff and administrators.


Vendor Opportunities

Oakton College is committed to partnering with local and historically disadvantaged businesses. This includes businesses owned and controlled by minorities, women, and people with disabilities. Sign up today and gain the exposure you need to increase future business opportunities with Oakton College and more.

If you would like to receive advanced notifications about upcoming bid opportunities, please complete the Bidder's Application Form below.

Current and Recent Bids and Proposals

If your company is interested in submitting a response to any of these bids or proposals and would like to receive any addendums that are issued, please send an email to so that we can add your company name to the vendor list.

December 2021

November 2021

June 2021

May 2021

February 2021

Maxell LCD Projectors Signage & Wayfinding Fabrication and Installation (PDF) (119 KB)

January 2021

Des Plaines Cafeteria Renovation (PDF) (102 KB)

Business Enterprise Program (BEP)


In accordance with the State of Illinois’ Business Enterprise Program for Minorities, Females, and Persons with Disabilities Act (30 ILCS 575), Oakton College has an aspirational goal of conducting 30% of our business with disadvantaged businesses. The Business Enterprise Program (BEP) is designed to support small businesses by encouraging an inclusive, equitable, and competitive business environment that will expand their capacity, increase revenue, and strengthen credentials. 

Oakton College encourages you to visit the Illinois Department of Central Management Services (CMS), Business Enterprise Program (BEP) website to obtain additional details. To qualify, vendors must be certified by the CMS as BEP vendors prior to contract award. Visit them online for complete requirements related to BEP certification.