Minority Business Enterprise / Woman Business Enterprise / Service-Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise Participation

For all construction contracts bid through our office, MBE/WBE/SDVE provisions apply.

Percentage Goal

The bidder shall have as a goal subcontracting not less than ten percent (10%) MBE, five percent (5%) WBE, and three percent (3%) SDVE of the awarded contract price for work to be performed.

Certification

Missouri State University does not certify MBE/WBE businesses but utilizes the Minority/Woman Business Enterprise Directory on file with the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) in Jefferson City, Missouri.  https://oeo.mo.gov/

Additional information, clarifications, etc., may be obtained by calling the Office of Equal Opportunity at (573) 751-8130.

Veterans in Business

Additional information regarding Service-Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (SDVE), may be obtained with the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) in Jefferson City, Missouri. https://oeo.mo.gov/veterans-in-business/.

MSU Diversity Resources

Office for Institutional Equity and Compliance: https://www.missouristate.edu/equity/.

Division for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: https://diversity.missouristate.edu/.