Vendor Resources

Design Guidelines, Specifications, Standards

EDGE Program

Encouraging Diversity, Growth & Equity (EDGE) is a program providing business opportunities for economically and socially disadvantaged business enterprises administered through the State of Ohio’s Department Administrative Service. The program established goals for The Ohio State University in awarding contracts to certified EDGE eligible businesses. EDGE applies to procurement of supplies and services, professional services, information technology services, construction and professional design services.

See the Contractor Opportunities and Bid Results section at the bottom of this page for bid announcements and awards.

EDGE/MBE REGISTRY - This link will provide you opportunities to search for EDGE certified vendors in your region by discipline

EDGE/MBE Registry

EDGE FORMS - These forms are required at the time of contract:

EDGE Affidavit

EDGE Demonstration of Good Faith

EDGE Intent to Perform


Building Design Standards

Building Design Standards provide guidance when preparing construction documents for new buildings.

View Design Standards

Archived Projects

Archived Projects has moved to SIMS, enabling you to search, view, print, and download Archived Project plans. Please email Regni Pahouja for access.