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. [Read More]

Updates for Customers

April 20, 2016

Campus Transition from Heating to Cooling

F&S is currently transitioning from heating to cooling in campus buildings. The switch may require a period of up to three weeks to ensure systems are in proper operating condition. [Read More]

Celebrate Arbor Day with a Tree Planting

In recognition of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign becoming a Tree Campus USA for the first time, F&S and the Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment will host an Arbor Day..[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

Energy Conservation Program Fosters Friendly Competition Across Campus

ECIP encourages and incentivizes energy conservation through personal behavior changes and through structural modifications of facilities....[Read More]

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]