Make a Request
Service2Facilities receives and processes all customer service requests for maintenance, custodial and other services for buildings and residence halls on the Columbus campus. You can also contact your building coordinator.
Evenings, Weekends, Emergency service requests
• Phone 614-292-HELP
All signage must be approved by FOD. Signage request supports ordering interior and exterior signage for the Columbus and regional campuses, custom signs, construction project signs and commemorative plaques. Complete the Signage Request Form to get a quote.
Name plate inserts are processed by UniPrint. Please complete an insert request.
Signage Resources & Contacts
Individual departments may purchase outdoor furniture for their spaces. Fill out the Furniture Request Form to get a quote.
Please call 614-292-3673 with questions.
What are the guidelines for site furniture?
Furniture must be installed on a paved surface, and the location must be approved by the University Landscape Architect. FOD assembles and installs furniture on site at no charge to the customer. Please allow 8-10 weeks for delivery and installation.
Lock & Key Services is responsible for providing brass keys, card access, and locksmith services for rooms and buildings.
For authorized users only - Card Access Request System
Forms and Documents
How do I make a key request?
Room & Building Keys: Start with your department, professor, or lab manager. They will assist you in requesting a key and obtaining the proper signature approval.
Card Access: Start with your department, professor, or lab manager. They will assist you in requesting card access and obtaining the proper signature approval.
Desk & Cabinet Keys: Submit an eRequestto internal vendor "FOD - Lock & Key Services."
How long does it take to get a key or card access?
Key and card requests are normally ready within 3 business days.
What if I'm located on a regional campus?
- Key Request Cards will be charged at $10 per 100 cards
- Submit an eRequest to internal vendor "FOD - Lock & Key Services." There is a maximum of 500 cards per order, unless ordered two weeks in advance.
I'm locked out of my office. What do I do?
Call 614-292-1415 Monday – Friday, 7:30am – 3:30pm.
Is there a fee or penalty if I don't turn in my keys?
There is no fee or penalty if you do not turn in your keys, but if a deposit was submited then that deposit will be forfeited.
If I lose my key, am I charged for having the locks change?
The individual is not charged, but the department would be if it requested the locks to be changed.
What if I have found or lost a key or ID?
All keys and ID badges (academic and hospital) should be turned into Lock and Key Services. For additional information about BuckIDs, please refer to the BuckID website.
OSU Hospital ID Badges: If a hospital ID has has access to academic buildings, we will deactivate that card access and forward the card to Hospital Security (614-293-8500)
Contact & Hours
035 McCracken Power Plant, 304 Annie & John Glenn Avenue(enter on Millikin Road), Columbus OH 43210
Front Desk: Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Lock Shop Technicians: available until 3:30 p.m.
Beginning Feb 1, 2019, the Campus Lost and Found will move to The Ohio Union, 1st-floor Information Center, 1739 High Street.
Through Jan 31, 2019, Lost and Found is located in 035 McCracken Power Plant, 314 Annie & John Glenn Avenue. Lost items are tagged, inventoried and held for 30 days. After that time, items are donated.