Custodial Services is responsible for the cleaning of all state-funded buildings, and after all activities held in these areas. Certain services are provided at no charge to the building user. Due to limited resources, arrangements must be made by the user for other services.

I. Services - On a daily, weekly, or periodic basis, are listed by priority and provided in this order according to available resources.

A. Priority One -- Restroom and shower facilities

  • Cleaned and sanitized daily
  • Trash collected twice a week
  • Lights changed as needed

B. Priority Two -- Teaching and research areas

  • Floors dust mopped daily and wet mopped as needed
  • Chalkboards and whiteboards cleaned daily
  • Walls spot cleaned
  • Dusting as needed
  • Lights changed as needed
  • Carpeted areas vacuumed daily
  • Trash collected daily

C. Priority Three -- Public thoroughfares in buildings

  • Floors dust mopped daily and wet mopped as needed
  • Walls spot cleaned as needed
  • Entry glass cleaned daily
  • Lights changed as needed 
  • Carpeted areas vacuumed daily 
  • Trash collected daily

D. Priority Four -- Offices

  • Trash collected every other work day
  • Floors vacuumed or swept and wet mopped once a week
  • University-owned carpets extracted/shampooed once per year
  • Carpet spot removal as needed
  • Window washing when funding is available 
  • No dusting

II. Services we provide at no charge on an annual or semi-annual basis include:

  • Carpet shampoo or extraction of University owned carpets
  • Classroom furniture cleaning
  • Ceiling vents cleaned or dusted
  • Floor refinishing (as needed)
  • Gym floor refinishing

Your cooperation and assistance are appreciated in keeping the areas as clean and orderly as possible. Please report any custodial irregularities and accidents to 243-6091.

If you wish to discuss schedules, priorities or problems, please call the Facilities Manager at 243-2161.