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Environmental Operations

The Environmental Operations department is responsible for providing efficient and responsive service of the daily maintenance and repair of the University’s buildings and services. This department is comprised of Engineering Services, Custodial/Recycle Services, Business Operations, Energy Management, Landscape Services, and Maintenance Services. We are dedicated to providing quality service in a timely manner to support the overall academic mission of the University.


Monday through Friday: University Facilities is fully staffed from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Evenings and weekends: Facilities maintains a minimal staff in order to respond to urgent situations as they arise. Urgency is defined as work required to eliminate hazards to life or health (safety) or to prevent disruption of a scheduled activity. If you have an urgent request, please call us at (804) 289-8600.