Facilities & Services
Plan, Build, Maintain & Serve....
Facilities & Services (F&S) is the largest administrative unit on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Campus. F&S provides all physical plant, operational, and essential services for sustaining an environment that fosters research, teaching, and public engagement activities of the university. The organization employs approximately 1,200 dedicated men and women serving in both civil service and academic professional positions. The F&S goal is to support the university's education, research, and outreach missions by improving the physical condition of the facilities and grounds.

News & Announcements

Updates for Customers

April 7, 2016

Celebrate and Protect our Lakes and Streams

The 11th annual Boneyard Creek Community Day will take place on Saturday, April 23 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Work sites vary from projects in the creek to those more suitable for families and seniors. [Read More]

Deadline to Submit Revolving Loan Fund Applications is April 15

More than $1.9M is available for departmental utility upgrades.  Previously selected projects include lighting retrofits, installation of occupancy sensors, and improvements to control systems. [Read More]

Spotlight Service

Cement Finishers

IMG_7994Common myth says you can’t pour concrete in the winter, but if you ask Cement Finisher Foreman Eric Knisley, he’ll tell you that’s just not true.

“We’ve poured outside when it’s been in the single digits,” he said. “It’s not cost effective to do most concrete work in the winter time, but if you have to have it done, you can do it.”  [Read More]

Approved Closures

KoFusion Restaurant

Renovating and constructing labs, classrooms, and offices is common place for F&S’ Construction Services, but it’s not every day the group gets to build a satellite location for one of the most popular restaurants in town...[Read More]

Green GPS Research

A university professor’s GPS research study has come to an end with valuable results, thanks to help from F&S’ Transportation Services. In July 2012, Green GPS, a software interface designed by Illinois...[Read More]