Physical Plant utilizes more than 100 full-time and part-time staff. This highly skilled group is responsible for maintenance of campus facilities, grounds, and infrastructure.

The department also manages facility construction, renovation, building and utility maintenance, grounds, custodial, motor pool, and employee housing programs.

Services Provided

  • Responsive repair services with trained and professional technicians
  • Preventive maintenance services to prevent breakdowns and extend the life of components
  • Aesthetically creative and functional campus grounds that employ environmentally friendly horticultural practice
  • Optimal efficiency of facilities in utility consumption by incorporating more efficient devices and controlling peak demands

Physical Plant is an academic teaching tool whereby faculty and students can utilize them in relative studies, free to learn from and experiment with the physical campus as a sustainable laboratory.

Submit a Work Order

We are just a call or email request away. Contact us to submit a work order or to seek answers to your questions.

Submit a Work Order

Event Set-Up Request

Set-up requests for events are handled through the EMS calendar system. Contact us if you have questions about setting up your event.

Event Set-Up Request

Physical Plant

  • p: 704-894-2595
  • f: 704-894-2586

Mailing/Shipping Address

Davidson College - Physical Plant
209 Ridge Rd
Box 5000
Davidson, NC 28035