The information for which type of purchase order is used and the rules pertaining to such are found via the UT Purchasing Office Web site.
Click on Faculty/Staff help link in the Navigation menu http://www.utexas.edu/admin/purchasing/facstaff.html.
At the new screen you will see a great number of links to aid in various processes.
Click on “Faculty & Staff Handbook” which takes you to a new page: http://www.utexas.edu/admin/purchasing/fhdbk.html and scroll down to the link for “Summary of Purchasing Authority.” This will fast forward you down the page to the chart outlining which type of purchase order is appropriate for amounts and the rules that apply to each PO use.
Last Modified: 5 August 2009