MAKING Changes to University Facilities

All construction, renovation, remodeling, and maintenance of university physical facilities (including the hiring of architects, engineers, and contractors) are the responsibility of Facilities Management. Continue reading the policy for making changes to the university's facilities here.

Bicycle Policy

There are specified rules for riding and storing bicycles at Northwestern and in Evanston. Read our full bicycle policy here.

SUSTAINABLE Building and Renovation Policy

uIn keeping with Northwestern University’s commitment to be national leader in sustainability to establish the University standard for incorporation of sustainable practices into the process of project planning, design, and construction, and to describe the process by which policy application decisions are made.

Document Review Policy

All relevant parties in FM review and comment on the construction documents for projects prior to implementation. Read the full policy here.


Preservation of the university's landscaping and plants is important to Facilities Management. Read our landscape project review policy here.