Building and Landscaping

Facilities Management employees looking at a hospital bed

The Department of Buildings and Grounds is responsible for maintaining the facility in areas of patient care and physical maintenance and, in keeping with that charge, we strive for customer service excellence, dependability, and strong communication. Our goal is to provide a world-class facility that is valued by the University and surrounding community.


George Moses, Operations Manager

The hospital housekeeping team is responsible for the cleaning of the UConn John Dempsey Hospital, and clinic buildings. Hours of operation: 24 hours, 7 days a week.

The academic housekeeping team is responsible for the cleaning of the academic and research buildings. Hours of operation: 4 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Landscaping Services

Joe Caron, Supervisor

Our grounds department endeavors to maintain an aesthetically pleasing campus. Responsibilities include lawn care, flower gardens, tree maintenance, and litter control. Hours of operation: 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Linen Services

The linen department delivers clean linen and picks up soiled linen throughout the institution. Hours of operation: 5 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday and 6 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.

  • Lab Coat Billing Inquiries: 860-679-2126

Materials Storage

Materials storage supports the physical plant needs of UConn Health, ensuring its customers timely receipt of quality supplies for maintaining and improving all campus buildings.

Minor Maintenance and Building Services

Minor maintenance provides the following types of tasks: conference room and event set-ups, light bulb changing, paper shredding, recycling. Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

UConn Medical Group

Facilities assists with the operations at off-site medical offices.

Lorrie Tripp, Operations Manager
Phone: 860-679-2128
Cell: 860-944-7877
Fax: 860-679-8710
Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.