Cleaning - Classrooms

Unsafe conditions in any instructional space should be immediately reported to the Service Center (212-305-HELP) or to Public Safety (212-305-7979)

Routine classroom cleaning is performed Monday through Friday between the hours of 4:00 PM and 12:30 AM

Description of Service Frequency
Empty all trash receptacles, replace liners as necessary Daily (M-F)
Wash all chalkboards and chalk trays. Restock chalk. Daily (M-F)
Sweep or dry mop hard flooring Daily (M-F)
Broom sweep carpeted areas Daily (M-F)
Sweep and damp mop hard flooring Weekly
Arrange classroom furniture in a neat and orderly fashion Daily (M-F)
Remove finger marks from switch plates, entrances, and doors Weekly
Dust windowsills, doors, railings, and other surfaces within hand-high reach Weekly
Damp wipe exterior of waste receptacles Monthly
Thoroughly vacuum all carpeted areas Weekly

 

There is no charge for routine custodial maintenance of instructional space.

Need Help? Contact 5-HELP

5-Help (212-305-4357)
5help@columbia.edu
Monday - Friday: 8:00am* to 7:30pm
Saturday: 9am to 5pm
Sunday: 10am to 6pm
* Phone support begins at 7:30am

Facilities Operations

650 West 168th Street
Black Building, Room B-02
New York, NY 10032
Tel: (212) 305-4357
Fax: (212) 305-1026
cumc.facilities@columbia.edu

Parking Office

Parking
650 West 168th Street
Black Building, Room B-02
New York, NY 10032
Tel: (212) 305-1056
Fax: (212)305-1026
cumc.parking@columbia.edu

Residential Facilities

50 Haven Avenue
Bard Hall, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10032
Tel: (212) 305-4357
cumc.housing@columbia.edu

 

Medical and Graduate
Education Building