For service requests relating to landscape maintenance, grounds maintenance, refuse disposal, snow/ice removal, and other routine Grounds services, you can contact the Grounds Department by any of the following methods:
753-6290, Attention: Grounds Department
For service requests relating to special events and non-routine services, you will have to provide an account number in order to pay for the services. In these cases, a work order request should be submitted to the Work Order Desk.
NIU Grounds is responsible for the overall maintenance of the NIU main campus to provide an attractive, enjoyable, and safe environment for students, faculty, staff, and visitors.
Landscape maintenance services includes the following:
Planting, removing and replacing trees, shrubs and flowers, and sitework including sodding, seeding and renovation of turf.
Grounds maintenance services includes the following:
Snow and ice removal for sidewalks, roads, delivery and unloading zones, and parking lots.
Other services includes the following: