The Physical Plant Department of Northwestern State University exists to provide high-quality services for the enhancement of student life and learning as well as improvement of the University's overall physical environment.  Our goal is to meet the expectations of our community members on campus and to provide services necessary to maintain and strategically improve the campuses so that students and faculty can pursue activities in a comfortable and attractive environment.  Our promise to the NSU community is that we will assist in any way to enhance activities and the environment while keeping you informed of our progress.  All the essential actions have to be completed in a timely and discreet manner to prevent unnecessary disruptions of normal campus activities.  

For your convenience, several quick references have been provided below.  Feel free to navigate our site to find more useful information about our campus.

The Physical Plant office hours are 7:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday and 8:00 am through 12:00 pm on Friday.  For after-hours emergency service, please call the Power Plant at ext. 5886 with an on-campus phone; or (318) 357-5886 from an off-campus phone or cell phone.  

Online Maintenance Request

For Routine service or non-emergency problems, please submit using the online iService Desk Work Order Request

Minor Modification or Renovations to Structures

Construction and renovation projects are performed or managed, when and where approved by appropriate physical plant staff. 

Custodial Service Request 

For routine or additional custodial services, please submit online using Custodial Request