The Facilities Department is responsible for operating and maintaining the physical environment of the University Community. This includes 30 buildings valued at $500 million in 150 acres of grounds.
The staff of 29 full-time employees consists of technicians and skilled craftsmen with the skills and abilities to maintain the wide variety of buildings and equipment on the campus. These services must be provided in a manner, which minimizes disruption of instructional and public service missions of the University.
Facilities Department operates and maintains academic, office, apartments, residence halls, and leased buildings. Building items include roofs, electrical, plumbing, appliance, paint, carpentry, heating, ventilation and air conditioning. We are also responsible for the campus Post Office, Custodial, Transportation and Grounds, as well as the maintenance of the entire campus utility infrastructure, which includes high voltage electric, gas, sewer, and water.