Partnering Units

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Although they are not units of Facilities Management, Access Services, Capital Planning and Project Management, Finance, Accounting and Purchasing and University Services Human Resources are valuable partners in fulfilling Facilities Management's mission of service to the University community.

Building Code Division (BCD)

BCD’s mission is to protect the health, welfare and safety of University students, employees and visitors in the built environment through education and code enforcement. BCD supports Facility Management as they work together to maintain and renovate University buildings.  For more information, see their web site at

Capital Planning and Project Management (CPPM)

CPPM builds the University's future by planning for optimum use of University resources. Whether working with an academic department to plan for increased laboratory space or exploring ways to preserve historic University buildings, CPPM is committed to the goals of the university. For more information, visit their Web site at

Finance, Accounting and Purchasing

Staff from the university controller's office support Facilities Management business needs.(

University Services Human Resources (USHR)

USHR supports Facilities Management by recruiting and hiring qualified employees, assisting units in developing employee skill levels and managing employee relations. Visit the HR Web site at

Construction Purchasing Services

Construction Purchasing Services has systemwide responsibility for capital projects and facilities related purchases on all University campuses.  Visit the Construction Purchasing Services Web site at

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