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UMass Physical Plant is responsible for the custodial, grounds, utilities, and building maintenance for nearly 6 million square feet of administrative, academic, and recreational space at our Amherst campus. We are a complex organization that operates successfully through the diligent efforts of our highly motivated and dedicated personnel. Find out more about who we are and what we do.

Get help from Physical Plant

The Physical Plant web site is currently undergoing major renovation. We apologize for the inconvenience, and for our temporary appearance.

If you wish to make a service request of any kind on-line, go to the F&CS Service & Space Requests page. This includes:

  • General (non-emergency) service requests
  • Key requests
  • Campus event requests
  • Core campus vehicle access requests
  • Dig Safe
  • Surplus equipment disposal requests

If you have any problems or additional questions, please call our 24/7 Facilities Solutions Center at 413-545-6401.

Emergency info

Fire & police: 911

Our service desk

Phone: 545-6401

Fax: 545-0729

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