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Custodial Department


The Custodial Department cleans the buildings on Walla Walla University's College Place Campus, including the dormitories, cleans exterior windows on a three-year rotations, and facilitates lost and found items around the WWU campus.

If you have questions or concerns regarding the cleaning of a building, please call (509) 527-2126 or email

Work for custodial

With approximately 80 employees during the school year, the Custodial Department is able to provide many students with job opportunities. Students working for this department enjoy a flexible work schedule, typically afternoon or evening hours, which is conducive for academic pursuits.

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

To apply:

  • Ask the Student Employment ( or call (509) 527-2357) to send us a copy of the Student Employment Application.
  • We would love to meet you and explore the possibility of working together! Stop by our office with a copy of your current class schedule.
Last update on November 5, 2018