To provide the University with a comprehensive interdepartmental service that handles the timely movement, delivery, transportation, surplus and disposal of campus resources as needed by the UIC community.

Some services provided are:

    1. Moving of office furniture within a building
    2. Relocating entire offices or departments
    3. Emergency relocation of offices/departments due to moves or building renovations
    4. Set up and provision of materials for special events
    5. Delivery of freight too large or heavy to be handled by individual departments
    6. Delivery of various publications to be distributed on campus
    7. Pick-up and delivery of surplus furniture and equipment
    8. Residence hall furniture inventory and redistribution
    9. Lab equipment and perishable resource handling
    10. Central Receiving Services

*Departments having a need for moving services must initiate a work order in the FAMIS system. Work requests should be made as far in advance as possible, because services will be provided on a first-come, first-service basis. However, every attempt will be made to accommodate specialized needs and emergencies.

Planning a MOVE only?

Prior to submitting an FMWeb Estimate Request, please contact the Facilities Management Movers at (312) 996-2841 or at moves@uic.edu to help you determine if an Estimate Request or one-time Billable Service Request is required.

Additionally, please refer to the UIC OBFS Standards for the Procurement, Transfer, Disposal, and Reallocation of University assets at https://www.obfs.uillinois.edu/bfpp/section-12-property-accounting/.

To submit a request, please use the FMWeb system. All University employees should be able to login into FMWeb using their University NetID and password.  If you experience a problem logging into FMWeb, please contact our Customer Support team at (312) 996-7511 or servdesk@uic.edu.