Landscape and Grounds provides the cleanest, safest, and most aesthetically pleasing outdoor environment for teaching and research, within available resources, while safeguarding the capital investment in the University's surrounding ornamental landscape. 

You can direct any questions, concerns or comments to: [email protected] 

This department addresses landscape maintenance, design and construction; ornamental plant production; irrigation; street patching; snow removal; and outdoor hazard mitigation.

Turf Management

  • Turf management (mowing, trimming, fertilizing, top-dressing, cow-path repair, etc.) 
    • Tree and shrub pruning, installation and removal 
    • Flowerbed maintenance
  • Irrigation system operation and maintenance
  • Excavation services

Storm Water Management

Tree & Plant Care

  • Tree Campus USA - Urban Forest Management
  • Greenhouse and nursery production

Landscape Design & Construction

  • Landscape design services 
    • Flowerbed and planting design
    • Irrigation system design
  • Landscape construction
    • Flower and shrub bed installation 
    • Finish grading and rock removal
    • Support for campus maintenance and outside contractors

Street & Sidewalk Maintenance

  • Street patching 
  • Snow removal
  • Outdoor safety and hazard mitigation