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

​February 2, 2016

Facility Liaison Meeting

You are invited to attend the Facilities & Services Facility Liaison and Personnel meetings, to be held February 23 and 25.

Updated Car Pool Rates

In response to decreasing fuel prices, vehicle rental rates have been adjusted and took effect February 1. Departments renting vehicles on or after that date will be charged the new rate, regardless of when the reservation is made. [Read More]

Spotlight Service

Abbott Operators

Shop Spotlight.HicksFew places at the University of Illinois do work that directly effects every person on campus. The Abbott Power Plant is one of those places, generating enough steam to heat nearly all the buildings on campus and meeting more than half of the campus’ electrical demand.

“We are one of the few parts of the university who affect 100 percent of the campus,” said Russ Reynolds 
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Approved Closures

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 Associate...
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F&S Dumpster Pilot Program

F&S knows how much waste is generated on campus in total, but doesn’t know specifically from where it is coming. That could soon change. At the suggestion of the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center..
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