Facility Services for Higher Education

Create attractive, comfortable, and sustainable learning environments.

Most educational institutions are burdened with high utility bills and shrinking budgets. To save money, many are under pressure to cut staff or other educational programs. ABM offers a way to lower operating expenses and create funding solutions for critical infrastructure upgrades. With more than a century of using innovative services to keep campus facilities cost-effective, ABM ultimately helps you attract and retain students.

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How Higher Education Can Outsmart Higher Costs

ABM offers an actionable list of creative and impactful solutions for solving funding issues and attracting and retaining more students - from landscaping to maintenance,...

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Winning Capital Challenges by Doing More with Less

As colleges and universities face rising costs and shrinking resources, they are seeking ways to win by doing more with less. This infographic offers meaningful,...

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Case Study
Second Energy Project to Save $35.8 Million for Wright State

Wright State University meets energy and operational performance goals with ABM capital improvement and preventive maintenance programs that lower operating costs and increase energy efficiency.

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Benefits

Cost Control

Every dollar of your operational budget counts and ABM is committed to helping you meet your goals without upfront capital investment. We help you reduce operating expenses with cost-effective solutions that are customized to your institution’s needs.

Customized Programs

One size does not fit all. Whether you’re looking for stand-alone or integrated facility services, we work hard to design and deliver services that satisfy your specific educational facility’s needs.

Increased Engagement

ABM keeps your campus buildings clean, healthy, and operating at peak efficiency, so prospective students can envision their future, and current students can concentrate on achieving it.

Industry Expertise

ABM has more than a century of experience providing maintenance services to educational facilities like yours. From small private schools to large public universities, ABM has the knowledge and expertise to help you reach your goals.

Reduced Energy Consumption

We are committed to helping schools find and fund improvements that reduce their impact on the environment. From green cleaning to lighting upgrades, sustainability is top of mind in everything we do. Through energy performance contracts, we help institutions revitalize their infrastructure – we’ve reduced our higher education clients’ energy use by an average of 26.5%, saving them more than $20+ million.

Self-Performance

There’s power in consistently high-quality service that won’t go over budget. We self-perform most of our services with highly trained personnel to keep your campus thriving. We work with you to keep and train your key staff and hire local talent from the community.