The Facilities Management Department of Western Michigan University is a unit of the Office of Business and Finance. Facilities Management provides all facility services to campus customers in a professional manner that exemplifies positive customer services and stewardship.


Our vision is to be an exemplary higher education facilities management organization. We will be known for:

  • Excellent service to the University.
  • Excellence in stewardship of the campus environment.
  • Professional and effective communication.
  • High standards for professional and personal accountability.
  • Sustainable development and management of campus resources.

Vision Statement

Fast facts

  • 439 employees.
  • 8 million square feet of university space.
  • 1,200 acres.
  • 49 miles of utilities.
  • 39 miles of sidewalk and 26.5 lane miles of roadway.
  • Annual dispatch of 72 million KWh of electricity and 510 million pounds of steam.

Supplemental Information