Physical Plant Department
Site Currently Being Revised
Announcement: New Work Order System Effective - July 1
The Physical Plant is changing it's computerized work request system. In order to submit work requests beginning July 1st, you must register your account with Maintenance Connection. A connection key will be required and can be obtained by contacting us at 361-593-3312. A link is provided on the side bar for your convenience. Please feel free to contact us should you have any questions or concerns.
Improve the appearance and operational condition of all University Facilities and for enhancing the environment for quality academic programs.
Specific functions performed by the department
Building Maintenance:To keep each building in good appearance and usable
condition, and to prevent deterioration.
Custodial Services:To keep the buildings in a clean and sanitary condition.
Utilities:To maintain and do minor repairs to the production and distribution systems for electricity, steam heat, hot and cold water, sanitary sewers, storm sewers, and campus lighting.
Grounds:To upkeep all campus proper lands including courts, patios, gardens, streets, pedestrian walkways, irrigation systems, walls,
fences and fountains.
General Services:To provide services to include garbage and trash disposal, hauling and moving heavy items, and manage the university vehicle fleet.
This page was last updated on: July 01, 2014