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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato


Page address:

Diane Huettl
Contracts Coordinator

Diane Huettl
Finance & Administration Contracts
238 Wigley Administration Center
Mankato, MN 56001

Contract Advisory - July 2018

Contract Best Practices (PDF - Slides)

Independent vs Contractor (PDF)

Procedure to Generate a Contract

For best PDF form experience - utilize Adobe Reader/Adobe Acrobat.

Safari, Chrome, FireFox web browsers open PDFs with their own PDF preview programs. These do not handle all the features that Adobe Reader/Adobe Acrobat can handle - Control click (Mac) or right click (Windows) on the PDF to save locally and than utilize Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat.

Apple's Preview PDF program will open the PDF in a web browser. Apple Preview program does not save the text like one would expect. To send a filled-in Apple Preview form to a Windows user. Select Print Menu; select PDF from the bottom left of the print dialog box drop-down menu; Save as PDF - to save the text entered. Attach PDF to your email message.

Sample Contracts

Miscellaneous Information

All contracts received from outside vendors are to be brought to the office of Finance and Administration (WA 238) for review and processing.

 Find more information in the MnSCU General Contracts Information