Making the university a great place to research, learn and work

From capital projects and sustainable infrastructure to providing essential campus services, Facilities and Operations supports you from the first day you step on campus to the last.

Making the university a great place to research, learn and work

From capital projects and sustainable infrastructure to providing essential campus services, Facilities and Operations supports you from the first day you step on campus to the last.

COVID-19 Updates

Updated September 1, 2021

Building access - Fall 2021

Building hours may have changed since the last time you were on our campuses. Please check the hours and the university's Safety Measures General Directives before making your trip!

See Building HoursNEW! Facilities Search

Keeping our campuses clean

By working together we can ensure that our campuses continue to be friendly and welcoming for our whole community. Please do your part to keep our campus clean.

View Cleaning Standards

NEW: Online maintenance requests

Please report maintenance, cleaning or accessibility issues around campus. We anticipate a higher than normal volume of requests during Fall 2021, and we appreciate your patience!

Submit with uab.ca/fixit

How can F&O help you?

Find your way around campus

Things may look different since the last time you were on University of Alberta campuses.

Remember to view Campus Safety Checklist before you plan your visit.

Report maintenance and security concerns

If it is an emergency, call 911
For urgent security issues, contact UAPS at 780-492-5050
For urgent maintenance issues, contact the Maintenance Desk at 780-492-4833

For non-urgent concerns:

Learn about our infrastructure and current projects

Facilities and Operations manages more infrastructure than any other university in Canada. Learn more about our Integrated Asset Management Strategy, architecture and design principles and current projects.

Operating efficient and sustainable campuses

Did you know the university operates one of the largest campus district energy systems in North America? Or that we’ve reduced building energy use intensity by ~30% since the 1970s?

~500
buildings and research facilities


5
campuses across Alberta


20M
sq. ft of infrastructure

News + Notices

Recent News

Recent Notices

  • Butterdome Craft Sale—December 2-5

    November 30, 2021

    The annual Butterdome Craft Sale is taking place this year from December 2-5 and higher traffic and parking volumes are expected on campus.

  • Campus safety in winter

    November 25, 2021

    Snow has been flying these past few weeks and we're expecting freezing rain, too. With more of our staff and students spending time on campus, what does Landscape Services do to keep our grounds safe through the winter?

  • Construction projects on North Campus

    September 01, 2021

    Construction projects on North Campus have continued throughout the pandemic, so we’ve put together a Google map to help you navigate the possible impacts to your route.

  • Read more

Additional Links and Resources


Andrew Sharman - AVP Facilities and Operations

The F&O Team

Vice-President Andrew Sharman leads Facilities and Operations and is the Executive Lead of the Public Health Response Team. Alongside Sharman, F&O's Associate Vice-Presidents guide this diverse portfolio in delivering on the university's mission and creating a safe, welcoming space for teaching, learning and research.

The Portfolio | The Leadership Team | About F&O