Mission Statement

Functional Mission Statement

The Physical Plant shall provide and maintain a focused environment conducive to learning and research for students, faculty, staff and guests while enabling the achievement of the University's mission.

Service Mission Statement

To provide a workable, friendly place for people to improve and enhance campus community life.

The Physical Plant also strives to provide cost effective, operationally efficient services in the areas of mail distribution, custodial, grounds, maintenance, facility renewal services and utilities to support the academic objectives of teaching, research, and public service.

Submit a Work Order

Submit a Work Order


Need help moving big furniture around? Have a plumbing or electrical problem? We're here to help.

Complete the web based request form and upon submission, the information is automatically sent to the Physical Plant office for processing. 

For other submission options please see our Work Requests page.

Green Initiatives

Green Initiatives


The Physical Plant Office has initiated several energy conservation measures and programs in an effort to reduce utility costs across campus.

These programs include a wide variety of initiatives from replacing exterior lighting to redeploying of the cleaning staff. Everyone has a role in energy conservation and can help to achieve campus-wide goals.

Learn more about our Green Initiatives >>

Our To Do List

Our To Do List


Ever wonder what we're up to over here in Physical Plant? Well now you can download a pdf of our to-do list and find out. You can also use it to see where your project is in line.

Download Physical Plant's To-Do List