Custodial Services Frequently Asked Questions

Call 831-1141 (24 hours, 7 days) and the Operations Center will contact the appropriate Custodial Manager to address your concerns.

Academic Buildings: Office area trash is emptied on either Monday, Wednesday & Friday or Tuesday, Thursday & Friday depending on the building schedule.
Residence Halls: Office area trash is emptied depending on building schedule.
Clayton Hall & Wilmington Campus: Office area trash is emptied daily.

Call 831-1141 (Facilities Customer Service) or Facilities Service Request

There is a staff of 12 working on the weekends to pick up trash in the public areas, pick trash and clean traditional dorm and guest bathrooms.

Custodial Services office is open from 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m.


Academic buildings: Most academic buildings are serviced from 5:00a.m. to 1:30p.m. The following facilities are also serviced on the 2nd shift after 3:00p.m.: Student Centers, Bob Carpenter Center, Ice Arenas, Morris Library and Carpenter Sports
Academic Custodial Managers

Residence halls: Residence halls are serviced - 7-days a week from 8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays receive minimum public area service.
Residential Custodial Managers

Conference facilities vary by location. Contact Custodial Manager for exact hours.

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