As an agency of the State of Louisiana, Nicholls State University functions under the direction of the University of Louisiana System and the Division of Administration which are charged by legislative acts with the implementation of centralizing purchasing and property control.

The Purchasing Department, a division of the University Finance Office, is charged with the responsibility of lawfully conducting the purchasing functions in a manner which results in the greatest economic good for the University and the State. These functions shall be accomplished in accordance with ethical practices of the purchasing profession. The department is organized to serve and facilitate the objectives of the University, to make commitments in a legal, consistent and orderly fashion, and to foster a high standard of public relations within the University and with its suppliers and the public.


These Nicholls State University Purchasing Department forms are available as protected Microsoft Word Documents.


Property Control

Professional Service Contracts


Nicholls LaCarte P-Card


Terry G. Dupre
Director of Purchasing and Property Control
(985) 448-4031

Purchasing Staff

Pattie Breaux
Assistant Director
(985) 448-4037



Mailing Address:P.O. Box 2052University StationThibodaux, Louisiana 70310
Physical Address:Louisiana Hwy 1104 Elkins HallThibodaux, Louisiana 70301
Telephone Number:(985) 448-4038
Facsimile Number:(985) 448-4921

Purchasing and Accounts Payable Staff

Carmen Hamilton
Procurement Specialist 1
(985) 448-4532

Evelyn Summers
Procurement Specialist 1
(985) 448-4038

Angelle Cortez
Accounting Technician
(985) 448-2502

Accounting Specialist 1

Accounting Specialist 1

Property Control and Keys

Michelle Pellegrin
Property Manager
 (985) 448-4033