Custodial Services

Custodial Manager
Patti Sabrowski   x4739   psabrows@carleton.edu

Custodial Supervisor
Lori Hatfield   x5959  lhatfiel@carleton.edu

Custodial Supervisor
Rob Nechanicky  x4460  rnechanicky@carleton.edu

Administrative Support
Lynn Nichols   x5834   lnichols@carleton.edu


Custodial services include:

  • routine cleaning of all College buildings―see information about the green products we use and service frequency schedules for each type of space
  • trash and recyclable removal from buildings
  • managing campus waste and recycling contract services
  • care for all wood, tile and concrete flooring
  • clean and repair carpets and rugs
  • clean upholstery
  • wash windows and manage contract window washing services
  • clean swimming pools and monitor chemical balance
  • salt for steps and sidewalks in the winter
  • snow removal from entries of buildings and houses
  • furnish and replace bed frames, mattresses and box springs in student residences
  • providing a rollaway bed and/or linens for campus visitors
  • managing laundry rooms in residence halls and houses

Carleton Waste Program: Created through collaboration between the Sustainability Assistants and Custodial Services. To learn more about the waste program, go to the Sustainability site

Battery Recycling (new): AAA, AA, C and D batteries can be dropped into the container located in the Sayles-Hill lobby and LDC second floor.

Individuals are responsible for emptying their own desk-size recycling containers. Custodial Services will empty tall hallway recycling containers.

To Request Services:

Who Pays?

  • Custodial Services does not typically charge for its services.
  • Special cleaning services required due to vandalism are charged to responsible individuals through the appropriate College office.