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Cleaning services

Janitorial Services is responsible for a variety of custodial services. The team is dedicated to providing a clean and healthy environment for the campus community as outlined in our Green Cleaning Policy and Program. The department operates 7 days a week with staff working day, afternoon, night and weekend shifts.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff

How do I request or access this service?

Core services

  • cleaning building entrances and up to 3m outside the door area
  • upkeep of entrance mats
  • emptying waste and recycling receptacles
  • cleaning and sanitizing washrooms
  • replenishing dispensers in washrooms and lounges
  • dust mop and washing floors
  • vacuuming carpets
  • dusting window sills, ledges, high surfaces, baseboards and cleared desk tops
  • cleaning inside glass surfaces (mirrors, door-glass, windows, etc.)
  • setting up tables and chairs for academic functions
  • removing graffiti
  • attending to spills

Project and restorative work

  • shampooing/extracting of carpets 
  • stripping and refinishing of floors
  • cleaning outside windows
  • cleaning after special functions
  • lectern set up

Other services

These services are preauthorized by the coordinators and/or by request:

  • cleaning student lockers managed by Facilities Management
  • pest control inside buildings