By Category

Contact the CSC

Phone: 713-743-4948

Fax: 713- 743-5640

Mail Code: CSC 1000

CSC personnel available from 7am - 5pm

Customer Feedback

The TLCC Annex bathrooms have been kept very clean. They are small and not well ventilated, but since the fall semester, they are being kept quite clean. Thanks for the good work.

Request a Service

For services that require immediate attention to maintain safety or preserve work productivity or facility, please call Customer Service Center at 713-743-4948.

Building Construction

Manage project budget, program and schedule. Coordinate architects, engineers, contractors and University clients. Ensure compliance with life safety and building codes.

Building Design 

Campus Planning manages the “Campus Design Guidelines and Standards.” Within the twelve sections of this document are criteria expressing “what the University requires and desires of their designs among design professionals commissioned by the University of Houston.” These criteria include building appearance, landscaping, parking, wayfinding, space utilization criteria, and extensive construction standards (see the guidelines). Campus Planning works with Plant Operations and other consultants throughout the year to refine the Design Guidelines and Standards, especially regarding the incorporation of up-to-date life safety requirements and sustainable building practices.

Capital Planning

Supports academic and research goals by enhancing, maintaining and improving the physical environment and facilities of the University of Houston System.

Carpentry

Services include building custom cabinet, shelves, office room additions, relocating doors, hanging and relocating whiteboards, and repairing classroom stadium seats.

Custodial Services

Daily cleaning services include floor cleaning, window washing, emptying of trash and recycling containers, dusting, wall cleaning, chalkboard cleaning and replacement of supplies in classrooms.  For additional custodial request, please put in a work request.

Disposal & Waste Services

Services include picking up trash from all bins and dumpsters, recycling cans, plastic, cardboard, and office paper waste.  For hazardous materials, see Hazardous Waste Disposal.

Electrical Services

Services include the rewiring and installation of lighting fixtures and dedicated electrical outlets as well as the repair and maintenance of electrical appliances.

Elevator Services

Service includes maintaining and repairing of these systems, and rescuing people trapped in elevators.

Environmental Protection

Ensuring the University is in compliance to State's rules and regulations in regard to hazardous waste, air emissions, and water pollution prevention.

Events

Setup of chairs, tables, and equipment for indoor or outdoor events is available on request.

Note:  (Are canopies, tables, and chairs available for rent?  What is the policy regarding this area?)

Exterior Renovation

Managing the restoration, repair, or remodeling of building exteriors. This includes roofing, masonry, concrete and landscaping.

Fire and Life Safety

Fire alarm and life safety provides monitoring and control of all fire alarm and life safety system in campus buildings along with maintenance, testing, and trouble-shooting operating problems associated with these system.

Furniture Project Management

Managing the selection, addition, or replacement of University furniture, computing workstations, and classroom seating.

Groundskeeping

Submit requests for special groundskeeping services.

Hazardous Waste Disposal

Hazardous waste coordinator assists faculty, staff and students with their responsibility for managing all waste properly and cost-effectively ensuring that hazardous waste generated on campus is disposed of in accordance with all applicable regulations.

Heating/Cooling

Submit requests for environmental control services.

HVAC Services

Services include the basic repair and maintenance of Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC).

Installation

Submit requests for equipment and signage installation or get a carpentry estimate.

Interior Renovations

Most renovations involve space planning review, design, and construction services. Facilities project managers develop concepts and hire architects, engineers, and builders for major projects.

Keys & Locks

Submit requests for room and building keys or lock changes.

Laboratory Safety

Services include investigating potential workplace exposure issues, laboratory safety audits and spill response in regard to biological, chemical and radiation safety on campus.

Maintenance and Repairs

Submit requests for building maintenance and repairs.

Moving Services

Submit request for moving furniture and equipment between rooms and buildings on campus.

Painting

Services include painting classrooms, common areas, hallways, stairwells, offices, cabinets, exterior handrails, and some exterior common areas.

Pest Control

Facilities staff arranges for the removal of pests inside buildings and on campus.

Project Development Advisory

Ensuring that goals and scope of a construction project meet the academic and research requirements of the University of Houston System

Project Estimation

Providing calculations of labor, materials, and other costs for a proposed project.

Recycling

Facilities staff provides daily trash removal and recycling bins for offices and outdoor sites.

Renovations and Space Changes

Most renovations involve space planning review, design, and construction services. Facilities project managers develop concepts and hire architects, engineers, and builders for major projects.

Risk Management

We buy insurance coverage for all campuses which include property coverages, special events (field trips/rental coverage's), auto coverage, medical professional liability, general liability coverage's, and loss control audits.

Safety Training

We provide instructor-led and web-based safety training classes for students, staff, and faculty.

Solid Waste

Services include picking up trash from all bins and dumpsters, recycling cans, plastic, cardboard, and office paper waste.

Workers Compensation

We manage and monitor workers compensation claims, and work with adjusters to close these claims as it becomes possible.