The University of Iowa

Coronavirus

FM's COVID-19 Operational Status

Current Status of FM's COVID-19 Status

Information on the latest campus updates can be found here: https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/

Facilities Management responds to updated university guidelines and will reflect those changes here when/if they occur. For emergency service, 24/7, call 319-335-5071For all other requests, use the FM@YourService portal.

All building practices are subject to change in response to CDC and IDPH guidelines.

Facilities Management will continue the following building practices for fall 2022:

  • Health stations will remain at the entrances of campus buildings. Stations will be stocked with KN95 masks, level-1 medical grade masks, and hand sanitizer
  • Water usage will continue to be monitored and action taken as necessary to ensure appropriate water services are in place (this is ongoing)
  • CDC guidelines for cleaning and disinfecting will continue to be followed

Entire Building Measures

  • MERV-13 filters in air handling units are now standard where capable

For the latest information regarding mask signage or policies, visit the University of Iowa Coronavirus webpage.

 

The Building Attendant Program has been decommissioned for the fall 2022 semester.  Health stations will remain at the entrances of campus buildings and will be stocked with KN95 masks, level-1 medical grade masks, and hand sanitizer.  CDC guidelines for cleaning and disinfecting will continue to be followed.

Custodial Services is focusing on critical areas and frequently used pathways and touch points while maintaining regular cleaning schedules.

University Housing & Dining and UI Health Care have their own cleaning protocols and processes.

For any special cleaning services, please contact FM@YourService.

 

Fall 2022 operations in campus buildings will continue as normal.

MERV-13 filters in air handling units will continue where capable.

Water usage will continue to be monitored and action taken as necessary to ensure appropriate water services are in place (this is ongoing).

For more information on campus buildings and building practices, go to: https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/returning-campus/buildings 

 

Building Access continues to run a normal schedule for fall 2022 and onward.  

For more information on campus buildings and building practices, go to: https://coronavirus.uiowa.edu/returning-campus/buildings 

The Oakdale Maintenance and Landscape team continues to be staffed and responding to calls while keeping up with the regular maintenance and landscaping work schedules.

Landscape services will continue to function as usual: snow and ice removal, tree work, road and sidewalk maintenance, and winter projects will all be carried out normally.

Design & Construction continues to work in partnership with administration, customers, and vendors to advance capital projects by utilizing video conferencing and other technology as needed.

Bid openings are currently being held virtually and may be attended using the zoom app.  For more information visit https://buildui.facilities.uiowa.edu/buildui/bids

Contact FM@Your Service 24/7 for emergencies by calling 319-335-5071; for non-emergencies use the FM@YourService Portal; or email at facilities-wcc@uiowa.edu.