Tufts Support Services (TSS)

Tufts Support Services (TSS) delivers a high level of service for transactional Finance and Human Resources services to Tufts faculty, staff and student-employees. Our goal is to provide support to individuals and departments so faculty and staff can focus more of their efforts on other work that advances their core mission and goals. You can find more information by browsing the services or knowledge articles provided at http://tss.tufts.edu.

TSS offers some web based tutorials, which can be viewed at The Learning Center, http://tufts.skillport.com.  These include videos regarding the Tufts Marketplace, Obtaining a PCard and more.



Independent Contract Questionnaire E-REQ Manual

E-REQ/Marketplace Application P-card Application

Supplier Justification Business Expense Reimbursement – for students/visitors

Travel Authorization – for students/visitors Travel Expense Form – for students/visitors


E-learning Courses: The Learning Center

Visit The Learning Center at http://tufts.skillport.com and self-enroll in any of our web based training courses. Most courses average 8-10 minutes in length. Our current list of courses include:

Business Conduct

  • A 7-module series required for all new staff, which reviews business ethics and conduct


  • Obtaining a P-Card
  • P-Card Guidelines
  • P-Card Transaction Allocation Course
  • The Tufts Travel MasterCard
  • The Tufts Marketplace
  • Competitive Bidding
  • Electronic Requisitioning (E-REQ): 4 modules in order to obtain access to our procurement system
  • Business Expense Reimbursement Guidelines


  • Using e-Expense