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The gathering place for those of us engaged in the field of educational facilities management, and dedicated to the ongoing evolution of its professionals into influential leaders in education.


Register for APPA U in Portland, Oregon! Register for APPA U in Portland, Oregon!

Registration for APPA U this January 21-25, 2018 in Portland, Oregon is now open. The Institute for Facilities Management and the Leadership Academy provide professional development unlike any other in the field! 

Nominations and Applications for 2018 APPA Awards – Due November 30 Nominations and Applications for 2018 APPA Awards – Due November 30

Showcase your institutional programs and recognize the contributions of outstanding professionals by submitting them for consideration for the 2018 APPA Awards. Award winners will be recognized during APPA’s 2018 Annual Conference in Washington, DC. The deadline for consideration for the 2018 awards is November 30, 2017. Award nominations submitted after November 30 will be held and considered in the 2019 award cycle.

The 2017 Thought Leaders Report is Now Available The 2017 Thought Leaders Report is Now Available

The 2017 Thought Leaders report, Transforming Facilities to Achieve Student Success is now available. A key message from the report is that through strategic investment in their facilities, colleges and universities can support student success, position the campus for the future, and serve as good stewards of campus assets.

DEADLINE for APPA/NACUBO Key Metrics Survey! Due December 18 DEADLINE for APPA/NACUBO Key Metrics Survey! Due December 18

The annual NACUBO/APPA Key Facilities Metrics survey deadline will close at midnight Eastern time on December 18. The five key metrics that every business and facilities officer should know are Energy/Btu; Water; Carbon Footprint; Waste; and Electrical.  To get started, just click on the headline above. 

Facilities Performance Indicators (FPI) Survey Deadline is December 18 Facilities Performance Indicators (FPI) Survey Deadline is December 18

You only have until December 18 to be included in the 2016-17 FPI Survey.  It’s easy to participate, simply log in to your myAPPA account and under the myResearch heading, click the "FPI Survey Access" link. A new page will then populate and allow you to click the survey link, which will take you to the survey.