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Home Planning, Design & Construction Contractor Prequalification

Prequalification Information

Penn State requires contractors performing various categories of work to be prequalified .  The Front End Documents for each project list the prequalification requirements for that particular project, as applicable.  Click on the link below to review the Prequalification Submission Requirements. Check the Prequalified Bidders Listing to see if your company is prequalified.  Prequalification categories are listed below.

Prequalified Categories

Asbestos Abatement Erectors (both pre-cast and curtainwall) Paving
Access Control & Surveillance, Fire Protection Piles
Concrete General
Curtainwall HVAC PreCast
Demolition/Hauling* HVAC Balancing Roofing
Earthwork Landscaping Structural Steel
Electrical Masonry Telecommunications
Millwork Underground Site Utilities

Refer to Section A of Front End Documents for project prequalification requirements.

* Demolition is for EPA defined/structural work, not selective interior demolition.


The University maintains all information submitted for prequalification in strict confidence and does not share with persons or  agencies not directly connected to the prequalification review process.

Upon renewal, all previous information is destroyed and the current information is securely filed away under lock and key.