Become a Supplier

Becoming an LSC Supplier

The first step in the process is to register as a Sourcing Bidder. To do so, visit the iStar Vendor Portal and click on the Register as a Sourcing Bidder link.

Instructions for completing a Sourcing Bidder registration

Upon registration completion you will receive a confirmation email containing your Bidder ID number, User ID and Password.  Save this information for future use, as you will need it in order to participate in upcoming bids.

The vendor services team will review all registrations and contact you with any questions or further instructions.

Vendor Services: MC-vendors@lonestar.edu

For questions or information on the registration process, contact Hannah Peterson or Cristina Alatorre:

Email: hannah.peterson@lonestar.edu
Phone: 832-813-6525

Email: MariaCristina.AlatorreCantu@lonestar.edu
Phone: 832-813- 6546

Bidder Selection Process

  • The electronic bid process selects Suppliers who have registered for a specific bid category
  • The bid (event) is open and the Suppliers are notified via email that a bid is open for their specific categories selected during the supplier registration process.
  • Through informal quotes.
  • Purchasing Cooperative awarded contracts .


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