Custodial & Grounds Departments



Office Hours

Monday  - Thursday                9 am - 12 pm  &  1 pm - 3 pm
Friday - Sunday                      Office Closed



The Custodial Department cleans the buildings on Walla Walla University’s College Place Campus, including the dormitories.  The Grounds Department maintains the campus landscape. Grounds also provides some lawn care for select campus rental properties.

Please email your questions or concerns regarding the cleaning of a building or maintenance of an exterior area on campus to: or respectively. 

Lost and Found is an additional service offered by the Custodial Department.  Stop by our office during business hours to inquire about your lost item.  

Exterior windows on all campus buildings are cleaned during the summers, approximately every three years.  Please direct your questions, concerns, or comments via email.

About the Department

Our office is located directly behind the Administration Building.  You'll see a bright red door with our name on it.

With approximately 100 employees during the school year, the Custodial & Grounds Departments are able to provide many students with job opportunities. Students enjoy a flexible work schedule, typically afternoon or evening hours, which is conducive for academic pursuits.

Custodial or Grounds workers are assigned to crews ranging from three to eight students each. Every crew has a designated area and supervisor, either staff or student, who is responsible for overseeing that area.

To apply:

Contact Information

Custodial & Grounds Office

Phone: (509) 527-2162

Email:  or

Fax: (509) 527-2215, ATTN: Custodial or Grounds

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Last update on July 27, 2015