PFD Miami


  • Where to find us?
  • Who to Contact?
  • Facilities Resource Center Archives
  • What can we provide?
  • Services Offered

  • Where to Find Us?

    The Facilities Resource Center is located in 113 Cole Service Building.

    We are located at the far East end of Cook Field, just off SR 73 to the South.

    A few visitor parking spaces are available directly in front of the Cole Service Building. These spaces are for Physical Facilities visitors only!

    The Facilities Resource Center is open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

    The Facilities Resource Center Contact information is:

    Facilities Resource Center
    113 Cole Service Building
    Miami University
    Oxford, OH 45056

    FAX: 513-529-4101
    PHONE: 513-529-1722

    The primary contact for the Facilities Resource Center is Rick Costello. She can be reached at the phone number above or via
    e-mail at

    Below is a map to help you locate us.

    Click here for link to Campus Map

    Who to Contact?

    If you need site plan information, building information, drawings, specifications or historical information on the buildings on campus

    Please contact:

    Ann Scrimizzi
    114 Cole Service Building
    Miami University
    Oxford, OH 45056
    Voice: 513-529-2354
    Fax: 513-529-4101

    Facilities Resource Center Archives

    Current project building drawings and project drawings, specifications and project materials are housed in the Facilities Resource Center. Information, also included in this area are original, construction and as-built drawings, renovations and rehabilitations, systems upgrades, walks and drives, grounds and utilities improvements.

    Other documentation found here are Operations and Maintenance Manuals, Geotechnical Reports, Air Balance Testing Data, and other project related reports.

    Some historical information, such as "Raised Buildings" is housed off site, but can be retrieved if necessary. Arrangements for these materials should be made in advance or your visit.

    All historical renderings are stored in the University Archives. Arrangements can be made through the Facilities Resource Center to access these.

    What Services We Provide?

    The Facilities Resource Center provides services in the following areas:

  • Computer Aided Drafting (CAD)
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) (in development)
  • Infrared Thermography
  • Field Verification of Buildings and Utilities
  • Digital Photography
  • Global Positioning System (GPS)
  • GPS Community Base Station Data
  • Services offered to faculty and staff:

  • Small copy orders of prints or other related materials
  • Prints of Ortho-digital maps
  • Building floor plans and information on Academic and Residence Hall buildings on campus
  • Plans review area for active projects as well as notification to interested parties when these drawings are available for review
  • Service offered to outside consultants (architects, engineers, contractors)

  • Password access to drawings and other information stored electronically (coming in 2002)
  • Historical information on original construction, renovations, rehabs, etc.
  • Electronic site plans and drawings (upon request)
  • These requests are to be coordinated with the Miami University Project Manager.

    Services offered to students:

    Students must request the information by a letter or e-mail from his/her professor to Rosalie Ross ( stating the student's name, course number and name, instructor's name and how this information will be used.

  • Small copy orders of prints or other related materials
  • Prints of Ortho-digital maps
  • Building floor plans and information on Academic and Residence Hall buildings
  • Most requests can be filled within the same business day. Larger requests may take longer.

    Special Note:

    Due to the sensitive nature of the information, such as utilities, mechanical rooms, electrical systems, and some buildings these will be made available through special requests only.

    What Is Available Through the Facilities Resource Center?

    The following information can be obtained through the Facilities Resource Center:

    Campus Maps

  • Campus Base Map
  • Parking Lot Location Map
  • Miami Metro Route Map

    Floor Plans and Building Information

  • Web accessible building floor plans. This information includes historical information about the building and floor plans for each floor. Click here

    Utility Maps (by special request)

  • Utility and Exterior Services and Site Plan information for all campus wide utilities

    Interior Building Information

  • Facility Information such as square footage and space utilization from Aperture

    Historical Building Information

  • Drawings and specifications from original construction through renovations, rehabs and in some cases, demolition.

    Property Information

  • Limited property information including deeds and property maps

    Aerial Photographs of the Campus

    Construction Drawings

  • Sets of drawings and specifications to contractors AFTER a contract has been awarded and Pre-Construction meetings have been held. Arrangements need to be made with the Project Manager.

    Guidelines and Standards

  • CAD Standards
  • Construction Standards
  • Campus Planning Guidelines