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Housekeeping Services provides a professional, clean, safe, and sanitary environment for the entire UNC-Chapel Hill community in support of the University’s teaching, research, and public service mission. We are the premier campus provider of services including cleaning and floor care, on-campus moves, loans of tables/chairs and equipment, custodial services, and trash collection.

Housekeeping Services is comprised of a staff of more than 400 employees who provide 24-hour service. Twenty-four Zone Managers, with a staff of 17-20 Building Environmental Service Technicians in each Zone provide daily cleaning service and floor care for approximately 245 buildings on campus.


Green Cleaning

Housekeeping Services’ Green Cleaning process enables us to:

  • Clean for health and then for appearance
  • Dispose of cleaning wastes in a environmentally responsible manner
  • Increase worker safety and awareness
  • Increase level of sanitation of building surfaces
  • Responsibly and properly remove pollutants from the facility
  • Reduce chemical, particle and moisture residue
  • Minimize human exposure to pollutants.

These results flow from our managerial process and demonstrate leadership in operating a safe and environmentally responsible approach to cleaning.

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Customer Service
  • Professionalism
  • Trust
  • Respect
  • Open and Honest Communication


Nancy Burton
Customer Service Representative
Phone: 919-962-6586

Shift Contacts

Housekeeping Services

Nancy Burton
919-962-6586 (Office)

Herb Richmond
919-843-2747 (Office)
919-530-0848 (Cell)

Residential Life Housing

Shawn Womack
919-843-0241 (Office)
919-428-3492 (Cell)

Herb Richmond
919-530-0848 (Cell)
Myo Tun (South Campus)
919-843-5146 (Office)
919-201-4295 (Cell)
Derek Moore (North Campus)
919-966-5567 (Office)
919-730-9070 (Cell)