Cleaning - Office & Library

Columbia University Medical Center Facilities provides routine cleaning and custodial maintenance of offices and libraries.

Description of Service Frequency
Empty all wastebaskets and receptacles. Daily (M-F)
Damp wipe and wash waste receptacles as necessary. Weekly
Replace waste can liners as necessary. Daily (M-F)
Remove finger marks from switch plates, entrances, and doorways. Daily (M-F)
Remove all visible gum and foreign matter. Daily (M-F)
Thoroughly vacuum all carpeting. Weekly
Dust exterior of vents/diffusers. Weekly
Damp wipe metal furniture and cabinets. Weekly
Hand dust and wipe clean all office furniture - desks, tables, chairs, file cabinets, bookcases, etc. Weekly

There is no charge for routine custodial maintenance.

Need Help? Contact Facilities Management

212-305-Help (4357), select 'Option 3'
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
All other times, call Public Safety at
305-8100 for routine matters or
305-7979 for an on-campus emergency.

Facilities Operations

650 West 168th Street
Black Building, Room B-02
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-305-4357 (Option 3)
Fax: (212) 305-1026

Parking Office

650 West 168th Street
Black Building
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-305-4357 (Option 7)
Fax: 212-305-1026

Columbia University
School of Nursing

Housing Services

50 Haven Avenue
Bard Hall, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-304-7000
or 212-305-4357 (Option 2)


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