Knowledge Base

Glossary of Terms

Glossary is usually defined as an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge. This knowledge base glossary provides a collection of knowledge base documents that define many technical terms. These terms are arranged alphabetically, but you can quickly jump to a specific term by selecting its first letter from the index of the knowledge base glossary below.

Vendor Discount Letter
Vendors not on contract may elect to offer Texas Tech University a 15% discount or the current fiscal year for annual departmental purchases between $5,000 and $25,000 without providing informal bids or proprietary purchase justification. Certain criteria exist in order of the discount letter to be accepted by TTU Purchasing.
Vendor ID
A unique identifier given to a vendor for identification within the Banner System. Also called the "R Number"