We are committed to providing the utmost quality and service to our faculty, students and staff. We provide services to the University community and its 46 buildings occupying approximately 425 acres. Our responsibilities include:

  • The repair, maintenance and cleaning of buildings, utility systems & grounds;
  • The provision of mail distribution and warehouse services;
  • The review and consultation on health, safety & environmental compliance issues.

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The Physical Plant Operations is a Service Organization that operates buildings and grounds, and related infrastructure and systems for the University. We are committed to providing clean, safe, and comfortable facilities that are conducive to teaching, learning, creativity, and the fulfillment of the University's mission.

We recognize that the University has considerable capital investment in the Physical Plant. We are also committed to safeguarding the value of its properties by applying reasonable business criteria in making decisions for maintenance, replacement, and repair.

Realizing that we are first and foremost a provider of service, we will enthusiastically pursue the satisfaction of our customers by soliciting feedback, monitoring service levels, and adjust our priorities to fit customers needs.

PPO Organizational Chart 

Copies of the Asbestos Management Plan, the employees Right to Know program, Green Cleaning Policy, Hand and Power Tool Policy, Fall Prevention Policy and Confined Space Program are available in the Physical Plant Operations Department.