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

​September 1, 2015

Facility Liaison Meetings

The Facilities & Services Facility Liaison Meetings, formerly the Facility Manager and Building Personnel Meetings, will take place September 15 – 18.

New Director of Building Maintenance
Dave Boehm has joined F&S as the new Director of Building Maintenance. Mr. Boehm will be responsible for managing a maintenance program for more than 13.5M square feet of space and the oversight of over 350 employees... [Read More Updates]

Spotlight Service

Lock Shop

Shop Spotlight Lock ShopWhen Dave Hasty started as a locksmith at F&S in 1990, there were an estimated 100,000 locks on campus. The foreman knows that number has grown tremendously, but he can’t venture a guess as to how many locks there are today.
“A lot,” Hasty says.
One thing he does know is that his shop has the key to all of them. Located in a large vault within the key shop, the master keys are hung on pegs by building.  [Read More]

Approved Closures

Retrocommissioning

The Ceramics Kiln House hosts instructional lab classes for the Department of Material Science and Engineering daily during the school year, but the laboratories are unoccupied during the evenings, weekends, and summer... [Read More]

Summer Construction Education Program

Most students attend summer school only if they have to, but in the case of students involved with the Summer Construction Education Program, the students want to....[Read More]