38th Annual Maintenance and Operations Cost Study: Colleges.

Web Abstract: 
Presents the results of a 2008 study of two- and four-year colleges, revealing that maintenance and operations expenditures averaged 10 percent of total expenditures, which is down from 11 percent in 2007. The amount of square feet maintained by full-time custodian and maintenance worker rose by 16 and 13 percent respectively. The survey methodology is described, with numerous tables displaying costs and square footages per FTE student, costs per square foot, historical spending data, types of institutions, types of expenditures, enrollment figures, payroll data, and buildings and grounds statistics.
Journal: 
American School and University
Publication Date: 
03/31/2009
Page Numbers: 
24-27
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