Contract Administration

Contract Administration

The University of Texas at Tyler

Contract Administration supports the educational and research missions of the University by facilitating the execution of business service contracts, while ensuring the protection of the University and maintaining compliance with applicable laws, policies, and procedures.


Contract Administration provides the following primary services:

  • Contract Database Management
  • Department Contract Manager Staff Training
  • Assist Contract Managers with Contract Business Terms & Contract Management
  • Assist Legal Affairs, Procurement Services, and Contract Managers with Contract Compliance

All contracts must be processed and handling in compliance with applicable laws, policies, and procedures, see HOP 4.2.7 Review and Process of Contracts.


Continue with the current contract submission process until August 31, 2023.  For additional information on submitting a contract for approval, see Submitting for Approval.


Symplr Contract workflows will be available on September 1, 2023 for fiscal year 2024.  Employees are encouraged to login and make sure that they have access to the application.  User training is available at Training Resources.  Additionally, Contract Administration will be hosting Q&A Sessions (Requestor & DCAs) throughout September and then monthly during the 2023-2024 fiscal year.  


General questions can be sent to