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Purchase Card

Welcome to the Purchase Card Program Homepage. The Purchase Card Program is a fast, flexible purchasing method that delegates small dollar purchasing power to individual University employees. The Purchase Card, also referred to as the PCard, permits purchases to be made with minimal delay and clerical labor, while also providing accountability.

This site has been designed to provide you with important information about the University of Rhode Island Purchase Card Program. Use the links below to navigate through the site. Feel free to send any comments or questions about the program to the Purchase Card Administrator.

This web site is updated regularly to include additional information as the program changes. Please revisit this page frequently.

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 – 4:00

Forms & Information

PeopleSoft PCard Quick Reference Guide

PCard Allowable / Non-Allowable Purchases and Travel Exceptions

Purchase Card Policy Manual 11.1.17

PCard Training Presentation (for NEW PCard users)

Online Training Instructions via Sakai

PCard email contact:

Staff Contact Information

Kingston Campus – 18 Carlotti Admin Bldg – 75 Lower College Road
Accounting Manager – Travel & Purchase Card Lisa Richard 401.874.4015
Purchase Card Administrator Jessica Vescera 401.874.4431
Accountant – Purchase Card Linda Fournier 401.874.4429



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