UW Facilities manages the University’s buildings, infrastructure and land, with more than 1,100 employees in a variety of fields. Our work includes supporting more than seven miles of utility tunnels beneath campus, 643 acres of grounds, 22 miles of roads and pathways, and services including capital planning, power, HVAC, cleaning, waste, maintenance, sustainability and construction for more than 15 million square feet. Our departments are organized into four main groups:

Asset Management

  • Capital Planning & Portfolio Management
  • Real Estate
  • Campus Architecture & Planning
  • Sustainability
  • Engineering Services

Business Innovation & Technology

  • Business Intelligence
  • Business Process Management
  • Information Technology
  • Strategic Planning

Finance & Administration

  • Finance
  • Procurement & Sourcing
  • Partner Resources
  • Communications


  • Project Delivery Group
  • Maintenance & Construction
  • Campus Utilities & Operations
  • Building Services Department
  • Transportation Services
  • Safety

Two other departments report directly to the vice president of Facilities:

  • Chief Real Estate Development Officer
  • Emergency Management

Our staff is incredibly diverse. We’re composed of tradespeople, engineers and folks just like you. Our employees are passionate about the work they do.

We’re driven by lean thinking to challenge existing processes and innovate. We value partnerships with our customers to improve our services. Our vision is to become a world-class organization providing exceptional service anywhere, anytime.