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Holiday Shutdown Checklist

Assign responsibilities for unoccupied area of your building to an individual or individuals to ensure that it is properly shut down and reasonable precautions are in place to protect the facility, provide reasonable assurances for fire safety, and ensure that it is locked up prior to going home for the holidays. Examples of areas that may be overlooked are:

Conference rooms
Visiting personnel Offices
Kitchen and break areas
Warehouses/Storage areas
External storage areas

Consider the following when you are beginning to close down your areas for the holidays.

Fire Safety

Energy conservation Measures

Custodial and Cleanliness

Protection of all Facilities

Faculty Housing

Interior Plants

Report any Facilities issues to 325-2005 during normal hours and to the University Police Department after hours at 325-2121.