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Grounds Services

CFS Grounds provides many services that are centrally funded by the campus. However some services are required to be funded by departments.

Recharge Rates

  • Maintenance - $50
  • Fire Protection - $50
  • Grounds - $35
  • Building Services - $21

If you have a specific question about a service provided and the funding for that service, please feel free to contact one of our Grounds Managers via the CFS Call Center


Grounds Services Funding

Funded Centrally
  • Turf management including mowing, fertilizing, aeration, irrigation, seeding and weed control
  • Fence and outdoor permanent campus signage repairs
  • Basic grounds services such as
    • installing mulch
    • raking leaves
    • maintaining shrubs
    • weed control in beds
    • seasonal flowers
    • ground cover
  • Window wells and site drains
  • Litter pickup
  • Hardscape repairs
    • sidewalks
    • curbs
    • streets
  • Maintenance of picnic tables, benches, trash receptacles, and bike racks
  • Snow removal
  • Pressure washing building entries as needed
  • Outdoor pest control

Funded by Requesting Department

Any services involving buildings or facilities operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups are billed back to the customer


  • Additional mowing or lawn care related to sporting events, field rentals, special events, etc.
  • Expenses related to fencing and signage for auxiliary units and non-university groups
  • Grounds services around building operated by university auxiliary units or non-university groups
  • Providing additional litter pick-up for special events on campus requires a customer account number. Litter pick-up around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups also requires customer funding
  • Hardscape repairs in areas around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups
  • Maintenance of picnic tables, benches, trash receptacles, and bike racks around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups
  • Snow removal around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups
  • Pressure washing building entries around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups
  • Outdoor pest control around facilities that are operated by university auxiliary units and non-university groups