Building Operations is responsible for keeping UBC working; both through an inspirational environment and facilities you can count on. We strive to create transparency and accountability for our operations and we want to share our plans and the way we evaluate our success with you.

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APPA Facilities Management Evaluation Program

In 2017 we participated in the APPA FMEP evaluation process to benchmark our operations against industry best practice.


Building Operations is a leading partner in UBC's commitment to transform the entire UBC campus into a living laboratory—a societal test-bed for sustainability.

Understanding FCI: the financial strategy for our campus assets

As buildings age their condition naturally deteriorates. During that time, we invest in maintenance, repairs and renewals until we ultimately replace the building with a new one. The question is, how do we determine when and how much to invest?