• Earth Hour

    Wilson Quad goes dark for Earth Hour From @Rochester – March 23, 2017 Ryan Rubenzahl ’18 and Bo Peng ’18, president and vice president of the University’s Astronomy Club and organizers of the Earth Hour events on River… Read More

  • University Receives Tree Campus USA Recognition

    For the seventh year in a row, the University of Rochester has been recognized as a Tree Campus Institution. Tree Campus USA is a national program created in 2008 by the Arbor Day Foundation which honors colleges and… Read More

  • Who was Rachel Carson?

    Recently I saw a documentary on PBS about Rachel Carson. I had previously not been aware of her significant influence she had on the way we think about the environment. Through her writing, she was able to bring… Read More

  • Campus Post Office Reuse and Recycling

    In our ongoing venture to reduce waste on campus, the Campus Mail Center (CMC) collects packaging material for reuse in the Package Reuse Station. Here, customers have access to free bubble wrap, packing peanuts, cardboard and other materials to get… Read More

University Facilities and Services Mission

To create and manage a physical environment that promotes academics, student life, healthcare, research, and public service at the University of Rochester through our core values of teamwork, trust, integrity, professionalism and quality.

University Facilities and Services provides key infrastructure support including utility and energy management, environmental services, transportation, building and equipment maintenance and repair, preventative maintenance, paint-electric-plumbing-construction-heating-cooling and lock and key services, furniture repair, dispatch, mail services, purchasing and materials management, automobile maintenance and repair, recycling, grounds maintenance and event support to the University.

We are responsible for over 12 million gross square feet of building space and 655 acres while serving the main River Campus, the Medical Center, the Eastman School of Music, the Memorial Art Gallery and several other specialized sites. We invite you to learn more about our organization, our goals for the future and our latest awards and recognitions.

 

 

 

2015 Milestones

Each year the University of Rochester updates its Sustainability Milestones which include accomplishments in the areas of Recycling and Waste Reduction, Ecology, Energy, Hazardous Materials, Construction, Power Plant, Purchasing, and many more. The 2015 Milestones are coming soon. In 2014… the University was… Read More

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Awards

The League of American Bicyclists recognized the University of Rochester with a Bronze Bicycle Friendly University (BFUSM) award, joining more than 100 visionary colleges and universities from across the country. With the announcement of 49 new and renewing… Read More

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Toner Cartridge Recycling

How to recycle ink jet and toner cartridges – You can mail ink jet and toner cartridges to University Mail Services. Please place in original or replacement packaging and mail to PO Box 270001. On River Campus, you… Read More

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