Materials Management

Effective Date: 03/01/2000

Policy Statement 35: Personal Convenience Items


The purchase of personal convenience items may not be made with State funds. Such purchases may only be made from approved funding sources. Listed below are representative items normally considered in this category. Should you have questions concerning an item not listed, contact the Department of Materials Management.

  1. Desk Sets (Decorative)

  2. Coffee Makers

  3. Radios, TVS, etc. (Educational use excepted)

  4. Foot Warmers

  5. Personal Heaters

  6. Fans

  7. Brief Cases (unless required to perform your job)

  8. Microware ovens (Educational/Research use excepted)

  9. Refrigerator (Educational/Research use excepted)