University Grounds Services provides maintenance and care to the grounds throughout campus. The Department is responsible for landscape design, installation, and maintenance; herbaceous bed planting and maintenance; ornamental lawn renovation and maintenance; recreational and intercollegiate field preparation, tree renovation and maintenance.

The Grounds Services team is divided into four groups, assigned to certain areas of campus: Landscaping, East Campus Grounds, Sports and Recreation Grounds and West Campus Grounds. The map below explains the grounds coverage areas.

Grounds coverage map


Printable version of Grounds coverage area (PDF)

Other services provided include litter pick-up, snow and ice removal, street and parking lot maintenance, grounds equipment maintenance and heavy equipment support for the Athens Campus customers. To notify us of a concern please contact the Work Center at 740-593-2911.