Custodial Services

University Custodial Services

The Custodial Services department is responsible for providing a healthy, sanitary and safe environment for the university community by providing an acceptable standard for cleanliness throughout the university.

Cleaning Requests

Cleaning requests should be made to the Customer Service Center by phone 216.368.2580 or email Calls placed after-hours will be forwarded to the CWRU Public Safety dispatch office. Only emergency requests will be responded to after-hours.

Special Requests

Please schedule your non-routine cleaning requests such as carpet shampooing, floor refinishing, and additional manpower for special events as far in advance as possible by contacting the Customer Service Center at 216.368.2580 or

Academic Custodial Services

Academic Custodial Services is responsible for cleaning the interiors of all classrooms, lecture halls, theaters, laboratories, libraries, offices, halls, stairs, elevators, and public areas as well as cleaning and restocking building restrooms on a regularly scheduled basis.

Academic Cleaning Schedule

Fred Peck
Assistant Director

Frank Spiker
Accounting Clerk

Housing Custodial Services

Housing Custodial Services is responsible for the cleaning of residence halls, Greek houses, Property Management apartments, and The Triangle.

Housing Cleaning Schedule

Joseph Thomas, M.B.A.
Assistant Director Housing Operations

Sonia Springer
Department Assistant

Madeline Cuadrado
North Housing Custodial Supervisor

Michael Whitted
South Housing Custodial Supervisor

Health Sciences Complex

Buildings located in the Health Sciences Complex (Biomedical Research Building, Dental Research, Nursing Research, Institute of Pathology, Robbins, Sears Tower, Wolstein Research Building, and Wood Research Tower) are cleaned by CWRU staff and contract cleaning companies Monday - Friday / 8:00am to 5:00pm. Cleaning requests should be made to the Customer Service Center by phone 216.368.2580 or email