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Landscape Services

Landscape Services maintains all horticultural material and outdoor litter and debris control. The staff also maintains roads, bridges, walks, ornamental pools and outdoor furniture. The department works at construction sites to install or repair the landscape around those areas. It maintains informational and traffic signs on campus as well as repairing operation and service equipment used in grounds maintenance operations.

The department provides woody plant specimens from its nursery and greenhouse support for plant materials used in Beal Botanical Garden and the planned campus. It also maintains Forest Akers East and West Golf Courses.

When inclement weather strikes, Landscape Services is on the front lines of keeping campus free of hazardous snow and ice. 

The crews include:

  • Arborists
  • Gardeners
  • Golf Crew
  • Hard Surface
  • Irrigation
  • Landscape Supply
  • Mechanics
  • Nursery
  • Site Crew
  • Turf Crew

For a full list of the services that Landscape Services provides, see the service guide.

Main office contact

Landscape Services

Landscape Services Building [map]
1060 Stadium Road
East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 355-7750
Fax: (517) 353-4631
E-mail: landscapeservices@ipf.msu.edu

Office hours

Monday to Friday: 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

External locations

Forest Akers Golf Course 

Akers Golf Course - Maintenance Building (West) [map]
3522 E. Mount Hope Road
Lansing, MI 48910

Phone: (517) 355-7436
Fax: (517) 432-8303

Landscape Supply 

Landscape Services Beaumont Landscape Supply [map]
4080 Beaumont Road
Lansing, MI 48910

Phone: (517) 884-4880
Fax: (517) 432-1071

Beaumont Nursery 

Landscape Services Beaumont Nursery - Headhouse [map]
4120 Beaumont Road
Lansing, MI 48910

Phone: (517) 353-0876
Fax: (517) 432-1071