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Facilities Management supports the mission of Duke University by providing excellence in planning, design, construction, cleanliness, operations and maintenance for facilities, grounds and utilities in a customer-focused, safe, efficient and sustainable manner.

How Do I?

On weekdays before 4:30 pm, submit a request online (Duke NetID required). After 4:30 pm and on weekends, call the customer service center at 919-684-2122.

All non-emergency housing maintenance concerns should be submitted to Housing and Residence Life via the Residential Work Order Request form (not monitored in the evening or on weekends).

For EMERGENCY maintenance requests, please contact the Campus Office directly during the hours of 8:30-5:00 pm Monday-Friday.

  • Central Campus: (919) 684-5813
  • East Campus: (919) 684-5320
  • West Campus: (919) 684-5486

If the office is closed, please contact the RA on-call for your area.

Issues in Medical Buildings (except LSRC) need to be called in to (919) 684-3232.

To report overflowing trash, a street light that is out, or any other maintenance issue that is outside of a building, you should submit a request online or call the customer service center at 919-684-2122.

After 4:30 p.m., on weekends or holidays, call the Customer Service Center at (919) 684-2122.

After hours calls are transferred to an operator who will contact one of our 12-hour shift Mechanics, providing 24/7 coverage for the University.

Alerts

Sep
15

East Campus Parking Closed to Vehicles

September 15, 2021 (All day) to October 22, 2021 (All day)
East Campus - Between Bassett, Brown, Bishop's House and Academic Advising (northern end of parking lot)
Duke University Snow/Ice Priority Map FY 19/20

Duke University Snow/Ice Priority Map (Fiscal Year 2020/2021)

  Snow Desk
Facilities Management (FMD)
Central Campus (I, II A&B), East Campus (I, II),
West Campus (I, II, III, IV), Medical (I, II, III, IV),
Off campus properties
919-660-4280
Housing, Dining, & Residence Life (HDRL)
Central Campus (I, IIA)
919-724-0430
Parking & Transportation (PTS)
All parking lots
919-684-6367
Washington Duke Inn / JB Duke (WDIG) 919-313-9601
Duke Forest 919-613-8013

News

New Building Plaques Boost Wayfinding on Campus

September 20, 2021

Modern signs on buildings around Abele Quad make it easier to navigate between West Campus buildings

New Thermal Water Storage Tank to Open in April 2022

August 31, 2021

5-million-gallon chilled water tank on Central Campus will save an annual $550,000 in energy costs

A Duke Workday: Mansa Chennuri Watches Over the Electrical Grid

August 23, 2021

In this video, watch how Mansa Chennuri keeps power operational

For 32 Years, ‘It Has Been a Good Ride’

August 18, 2021

Duke control room operator Paul Schuler to retire Aug. 25

Research Drive Goes Solar

Research Drive Goes Solar

Construction has begun to install solar panels on the roof of the Research Drive Parking Deck. Once complete the panels will provide all the electricity needed for the building. 

Read full story on Duke Today

 Job Openings

Job Openings

Facilities Management is seeking customer-focused employees committed to the building, enhancing and maintenance of Duke University. Duke employees are part of a premier organization dedicated to excellence in education, research, and patient care. Duke employees enjoy a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, dental care, education and retirement, Duke also offers a wide range of family-friendly and cultural benefits.

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