Campus Design and Facility Development - Carnegie Mellon University


Campus Design and Facility Development (CDFD) at Carnegie Mellon is responsible for the planning, acquisition, design, construction, and renovation of university facilities. CDFD is part of the University’s Operations Division and reports directly to the Vice President for Operations.


To support the University community by designing, constructing and acquiring high quality, innovative and efficient spaces that foster the teaching, learning and research goals of Carnegie Mellon’s students, faculty and staff.

Check out the university's vision for its future in the 2012 Amended Master Plan.

Master Plan

Learn more about Joe Greenaway's lasting impact on the CMU campus.

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Joe Greenaway

CDFD and Facilities Management Services (FMS) are separate groups within the university.  Issues related to building maintenance, work orders, and custodial services should be directed to FMS.