The Mission of Facilities Management at the University of Arizona is to effectively and efficiently provide services that support the faculty, staff, and students in pursuit of excellence in their individual and institutional, academic, research, and community objectives.
Consists of highly skilled journey-level tradesmen, specializing in operation maintenance and repair of critical building systems, unique to a large institutional setting with an emphasis on research and higher learning.
Business Services is the logistical service entity within Facilities Management that ensures that the department's efforts to function efficiently and effectively are accounted for in an auditable manner that is in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
Committed to providing a clean, safe and cheerful environment through the highest quality cleaning with the utmost in customer service and positive communications all performed by the best trained and highest quality custodians available.
Provides and maintains all main campus, Arizona Health Sciences Center (AHSC), Intercollegiate athletic facilities and outlying properties landscape and streets to include the daily care and meet the environmental standards of all plant materials, trees, lawns, irrigation systems and athletic fields.
UMS provides dependable Utility Production and Distribution Services to the University Campus in the most effective and efficient manner to provide the environment conducive to the University’s Mission of Education.
The Office of Federal Relations is the UA's liaison between the UA and the federal government. This unit coordinates UA's participation in the appropriations process and UA's relationships with Members of Congress and the Executive Branch agencies.
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