Facilities Services is the University’s in-house provider for small construction projects including architectural renovations, electrical and mechanical improvements, cabinetry and campus building signage.

  • Modification of UW buildings must be executed in compliance with the UW Administrative Policy Statement 56.6.
  • Our teams focus on construction projects that do not exceed $90,000 in labor and material for multi-trade work or $45,000 in labor and material for single-trade work.
  • We have construction teams available during the day (6:55 a.m.–3:25 p.m.) or evening (2:30 p.m.–1 a.m.) to meet your business needs.
  • In the event that your project exceeds our limits, we will transfer you to our campus partner, Capital Planning & Development.

During the project process, we liaison as needed with other services including:

Who is Eligible to Use This Service?
Faculty
Staff

Official student groups with a valid budget number can also request construction services.

How Early Should I Request?

We encourage you to submit your project request as early as possible. For specific scheduling needs and availability, please contact us.

We tend to be busier during peak periods: June through September, December and the close of each biennium.

Cost

Costs associated with projects vary and may include:

  • Labor – Current labor rates
  • Material
  • Contracted services
  • Rental equipment
  • Electrical panel monitoring
  • Permits
  • Project Manager services
  • Scope development for complex projects
  • Design services
  • Technology services

Construction projects are funded by the customer or sponsoring department.

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