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Amr Abdel-Azim gestures toward the newly-constructed Wells Hall.

Planning, Design and Construction

Planning, Design and Construction provides planning, design, construction inspection and management services for campus infrastructure and facilities. The department includes an interior design team that serves teaching and learning spaces, athletic spaces, offices and public areas on campus. In addition, the staff designs and manages landscaping, roads and sidewalks and is responsible for the long-term physical development of MSU's campus. It develops, manages and implements the future landscape and land use laid out in the Campus Master Plan, and supports MSU's Energy Transition Plan by working with decision-makers to focus on energy policies, monitoring and verifying energy consumption and performance on campus and identifying energy-use patterns that lead the campus community to solutions.

This department oversees the Campus Infrastructure Planning Work Group (CIPWG), a broadly-based committee that provides recommendations to the Executive Vice President for Administration, the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Vice President for Strategic Infrastructure Planning and Facilities regarding the compliance of campus-wide and project-specific planning and design efforts with the Campus Master Plan. Read the CIPWG charter.

The department is also responsible for the following:

Facilities Information Services maintains information about the physical infrastructure of MSU. Functional areas include building operational drawings, mapping, document management, utility staking, application development, data analysis and infrastructure data. FIS provides services both internally to the university and to the general public.


Planning, Design and Construction
Infrastructure Planning and Facilities Building
1147 Chestnut Road Room 101
East Lansing, MI 48824

Phone: (517) 355-3372
Fax: (517) 353-6358

Office hours
Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Facilities Information Services support line
Phone: (517) 353-3434