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University of Kansas units/departments and student groups interested in selling products and services must work through the E-commerce Committee to establish a Merchant ID and address all relevent e-commerce needs.

KU Information Technology Web Services is available to help design and implement online tools that meet your e-commerce needs, improve end user experience, and ensure compliance with state/federal laws and KU guidelines and policies.

E-commerce Request FormQuestions or Comments

Resources for New and Existing KU Merchants

  • TouchNet User Information
  • Get Started
  • PCI Compliance & Security
  • Credit Card Information & Guidelines
  • Get Started with E-Commerce at KU
  • Point of Sale Equipment
  • Third Party Integration
  • Frequently Asked Questions







KU E-commerce Do's & Don'ts


  • Work with the KU E-commerce Committee for all your KU e-commerce needs
  • Allow plenty of time to establish your Merchant ID and e-commerce solutions (min. 1-3 months)
  • Read and comply with all KU e-commerce guidelines and policies


  • Use unauthorized e-commerce vendors, including Square, PayPal, etc.
  • Conduct e-commerce at KU without an official Merchant ID
  • Initiate conversations or contracts with external vendors without the assistance of the E-commerce Committee