Facilities Management

The Facilities Management Department of Western Michigan University is a unit of the Business and Facilities Division. FM 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, and practicing sustainable development and management of campus resources. Learn more 

FM 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