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The Grounds Team is responsible for maintaining the external portions of the campus. A team of 4 full-time employees maintain approximately 200 acres to provide the campus community with a beautiful and natural environment. Responsibilities include:

  • Lawn and landscape maintenance and treatment
  • Parking lot upkeep
  • Sidewalks and walkway maintenance and care
  • Tree and shrub care
  • Snow removal
  • Storm water management
  • Outdoor structures and seating
  • Pond maintenance
  • Herbicide application

If you notice a problem, please submit a work request as soon as it is discovered.  Emergency situations should be phoned in to Facility Operations at (812) 941-2330, but all other requests must be received in writing. For emergency situations after normal business hours contact University Police at (812) 941-2400.

Campus Beautification

Campus Beautification Day is an opportunity for faculty, staff, and students to work together to “Green” up the campus. Volunteers help beautify the campus by spreading mulch, planting flowers and trees around the campus. This event is held annually the third week of April with volunteers receiving a free shirt for their support and efforts. Please contact Facility Operations at 941-2330 if you would like to sign-up for next year’s event!

Campus Events

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

November 23rd, 2017

All day event

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

Thanksgiving Holiday - Campus Closed

November 24th, 2017

All day event

Fall 2017 Classes End

Fall 2017 Classes End

December 2nd, 2017

All day event

Holiday Pops

Holiday Pops

December 2nd, 2017

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Fall 2017 Final Exams Begin

Fall 2017 Final Exams Begin

December 4th, 2017

All day event

Fall 2017 Final Exams End

Fall 2017 Final Exams End

December 9th, 2017

All day event

Wintersession Classes Begin

Wintersession Classes Begin

December 14th, 2017

All day event

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

Christmas Holiday - Campus Closed

December 25th, 2017

All day event

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

New Year's Day Holiday - Campus Closed

January 1st, 2018

All day event

Wintersession 2017 Classes End

Wintersession 2017 Classes End

January 4th, 2018

All day event

Wintersession 2017 Finals

Wintersession 2017 Finals

January 6th, 2018

All day event

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

Spring 2018 Classes Begin

January 8th, 2018

All day event

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