Operations Center

About Operations Center

The Facilities Operations department handles 24 hour maintenance requests for the university. The Operations Center provides a point of contact for the entire campus. This group acts as the communication center for all inquiries, requests for repairs, and emergencies.

Basic operational and/or routine maintenance services should be submitted via the Facilities Department by completing a Service Request or contacting the Operations Center at extension 6-3113.

Our Services


To learn more about individual services provided by Facilities Operation select a service below.

Central Warehouse
Motor Pool
Custodial Services
Rental Properties
Landscape Services
Sign Services
Locksmith Services
Trade Services
Mail Services
Transportation & Parking

Ready to Request a Service?

You can submit a service request by completing an online form.

Online Service Request:

Submit a Request

What Happens Next?

A work order will be assigned to the appropriate shop and issued a priority code. Priority codes are defined below:

Priority Code 1: is assigned to emergency requests that could result in an immediate or imminent threat to life, or severe property damage: i.e.; animal lab temperature too high/low, flooding, loss of power.

Priority Code 2: is assigned to building maintenance requests that has the potential threat to life, property, security or the environment: i.e.; all lights out, HVAC temperature adjustments, non-functioning fume hoods, food service refrigeration failure, elevator repairs.

Priority Code 3: is assigned to minor maintenance routine requests that do not pose an immediate risk to facilities: i.e.;ballast replacement, broken furniture, lights out (where there is sufficient light), ceiling tile replacement.

Priority Code 4: is assigned to work that is planned, scheduled, or to be completed by a certain date or time: i.e.; Events, PM inspections or service, improvements, painting.

Additional Information

A work order may require multiple departments. Each department will be assigned a phase, which represents a task within a project.