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Medford/Somerville Campus

Residential Facilities*
(617) 627-3992
Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

After-hours emergencies should be directed to the Tufts University Police Department at (617) 636-6911.

Emergency requests that occur during normal business hours should be reported via telephone to Medford Operations Control Center at (617) 627-3496.

Maintenance & Custodial Services*

The Facilities Services Department supports residential life with services including:

  • Building safety and security alarm systems
  • Building systems: heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, electricity, lighting
  • Repair of room windows and doors, shades and closets
  • Repairs to kitchen and bathroom areas
  • Furniture and appliance repair
  • Painting
  • Damage billing
  • Pest control

Here is a representative list of baseline maintenance and discretionary services that can be performed on a fee-for-service basis.

*Please note, if you live in CoHo, all repair requests should be directed to (781)391-7094, 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Emergency/After hours please contact Tufts Police Department 617-627-3030. Visit the CoHo Guide

Furniture

Residential Facilities provides services relating to furniture and appliances. Questions may be directed to (617) 627-3992.

Here is a representative list of baseline maintenance and discretionary services that can be performed on a fee-for-service basis.

Residential Hall Recycling

Tufts has a recycling program that is easy to use and will make significant changes to the amounts of trash generated on the Medford/Somerville campus. Most paper, plastics, batteries and non-usable furniture and computer equipment can now be recycled. Check out our recycling primer for an concise overview, and visit the Tufts Recycles! website for further resources.

Please submit a work order online if you need a recycling bin.