Policies, Standards and Codes

The George Mason University Facilities Management is a service organization responsible for the maintenance, repair, and renovation of all University buildings and infrastructure.  All services requested of the Facilities Management are controlled and coordinated through the Customer Service Center.

Request for services, other than emergencies, should be submitted on a Work Request. Please contact the Customer Service Center at (703) 993-2525 for additional information or assistance.

The following services are provided by the Facilities Management:

  • Building Standards
  • Building Permits and Inspections
  • Erosion & Sediment Control & Stormwater Management

Building Standards

University design and construction standards are contained in the George Mason University Design Manual. These standards are updated periodically to include new systems, equipment and construction methods preferred by the University for new construction, renovations and additions. The following table of contents provides links to the various sections and portions of the Design Manual.

University Building Standards Link
Erosion & Sediment Control & Stormwater Management