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Submit Online

Our online form will guide you through the process.

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Call 212-854-2222 to speak to a representative, 24/7/365.

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Text your name, UNI and details of your request to 212-854-2222.

If you need to attach an image to your request, please use the online form or send an email request with the image attached. 

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Building and Plant Operations

Providing reliable heating, cooling, water, and electrical services to Columbia, supporting Columbia's sustainability efforts by pursuing green energy practices.

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Events Administration

Supporting events of all sizes on the Morningside and Manhattanville campuses, including Columbia University Commencement. 

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Landscaping and Grounds

Enriching the University community through the beautification and maintenance of our campuses’ grounds and green spaces.

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Maintenance and Custodial Services

Ensuring that buildings, classrooms, and spaces are updated, repaired, and cleaned for Columbia faculty, staff and students to work, learn and study.

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Safety and Compliance

Safeguarding the Columbia community by providing fire safety and risk reduction services on the Morningside and Manhattanville campuses.

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Waste Management and Recycling

Helping Columbia responsibly reduce, reuse, and dispose of waste, helping the University lessen its impact on our environment.

Operations Dashboard

We take your satisfaction seriously and continually strive to improve the service we provide you. This dashboard provides an overview of the volume of requests received and closed by the Operations team as well as a summary of customer satisfaction survey data, including words and phrases that were frequently included in written survey responses.

Current Status of Morningside Campus South Lawns

Our overall goal for lawn access and lawn care is to maximize access to the lawns for the University community while maintaining the campus’s natural beauty.  Lawns throughout campus are available for passive recreational use and are reservable for events

For South Lawns, Hamilton Lawn and Furnald Lawn, we aim to always have at least one large lawn and one small lawn open during non-inclement weather days.

(The work order and survey dashboards provided above are actively updated and include data from the past 90 days.)

Recent News

June 17, 2024

Heat Preparations

We are entering summer’s first heat wave with heat indices possibly nearing 100 degrees and air quality impacts expected in the region. During these extreme conditions, there is a greater risk of electrical blackouts due to increased energy use for air conditioning. You can stay safe and help Columbia conserve energy by following these simple steps during the heat wave and throughout these hot summer months.

May 23, 2024

Summer 2024 Construction Projects

Similar to previous years, a significant number of projects will take place across the Morningside and Manhattanville campuses, including residence hall upgrades, façade safety repairs, grounds improvements, and more.