COVID-19 Campus Update

The College is currently closed, and remote instruction and work continue while Philadelphia remains under a stay-at-home order. All courses for the Summer I and II terms will be held online while student services and support are available remotely. Visit the College’s Virtual Student Resource Center to access the assistance that you need. Adequate notice will be shared with students, staff and faculty once a re-opening date is established. 


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The Purchasing Department is responsible for the timely and efficient acquisition of goods and services to ensure that both the educational and business goals of the College are met, while maintaining the highest level of professional ethics and integrity.

We are committed to providing local and diverse businesses as much opportunity to compete for business as practically possible.  As such we engage extensively with internal and external partners to help advance our economic inclusion goals.

Hours and Contact Information

The Purchasing department is located on the first floor of the Mint Building in room M1-4. You can reach Purchasing by phone at 215-751-8900.

Business Hours

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Summer Hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Monday through Thursday
Closed on Fridays

Direct all written correspondence to:

Community College of Philadelphia
Purchasing Department, M1-4
1700 Spring Garden Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130