Contact John Nelson in the purchasing office (315-228-7826) for prices of equipment to be included in the budget. Purchasing will have information about possible discount arrangements and can assist with contracts, RFPs and RFBs (requests for proposals and bids).
For advice about selecting computer equipment and software, contact the ITS Service Desk (315-228-7111). They will direct you to staff who will help you determine if your equipment can be integrated into Colgate's existing computing systems.
Advice about audiovisual equipment can be obtained from Rich Grant (7728).
For assistance in developing a cost estimate for minor construction or utilities alterations, contact Dan McCoach, architectural trades manager (315-228-6046). Allow 2–3 weeks for estimates.