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About Us

About us

Find out more about the Facilities Directorate at the University of Leeds.

The Facilities Directorate brings together Estates and Facilities, Commercial and Campus Support Services, Residential Services and Sustainability, employing over 1100 staff, to provide first class facilities and services to support the University’s strategic objectives and world class aspirations.

Our Vision

Our vision is to ensure that our campus offers opportunities for an exceptional student experience, provides first-class facilities for research and external collaborations and meets the best possible sustainability standards.

Our mission is to provide first-class facilities and services to staff, students and visitors supporting the University’s strategic objectives and world class aspirations.

We play a significant role in the University’s strategy in four main areas, detailed below, with our objectives focused on delivering these aims:

  • Developing a sustainable, effective and efficient organisation
  • Delivering an exceptional student experience
  • Valuing and developing all our staff
  • Achieving financial sustainability

Our Achievements

We are proud to have the work of our staff acknowledged through industry awards and accolades. Endorsements are important as they reinforce the high-quality service we offer to our customers.


Our Impact

The Facilities Directorate impacts all aspects of the student experience and plays an important role in the day-to-day running of the University of Leeds.

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The Facilities Directorate has a number of social channels for each of its services. You can view our conversations below or find out more about our individual social media channels by visiting our services