FM Employee Portal

FM is responsible for UMD’s physical campus – its academic, research and administrative spaces, the infrastructure that supports the buildings, and the landscape that surrounds them.

If you require urgent facilities assistance, please call the Customer Support Center at 301-405-2222. Other emergencies, including gas smells, smoke or unusual odors should be reported to Public Safety – call 911 from a campus phone, or 301-405-3333.

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News and Announcements

  • We have reached one of those seasonal turning points - nice and comfortable for outdoor work one day, high heat and humidity the next. Now is the time to refresh your awareness of heat and other summer hazards (biting stinging insects and poisonous…

  • Every ten years, the university is required to update its Facilities Master Plan. FM's Facilities Planning team is leading the charge. There is also a survey available for you to contribute your ideas to the planning process.

  • UMD College Park participated again this year in the national college recycling competition Campus Race to Zero Waste (formerly Recyclemania). We scored quite well in several categories. Here are some key results.

  • From posters and banners to tents and tables to beautiful landscaping, FM was a major contributor to the success of Maryland Day 2022. And that doesn't even include all of the visitors who enjoyed the FM tent throughout the day.

  • FM's Michael Carmichael, Stormwater Maintenance Coordinator was among the faculty advisors for the winning team. Maryland Today profiles the team and its winning plan.

  • The Diamondback profiles some of FM's groundskeeper team members.

  • Facilities Management's Energy and Engineering team has generated significant energy savings in ten buildings on the College Park campus by installing more efficient lighting fixtures. This will save the university hundreds of thousands of dollars…