The UMSL Grounds department is responsible for all of the landscaping at the University.
The UMSL Grounds Department is a subdivision of the Facilities Department. The UMSL Grounds Department operates out of the basement of the MSC South Parking Garage.
The Grounds Department can be reached by phone or email.
Gregory Ward - Grounds Supervisor
Mike Ellerman - Fleet Manager
Kevin Usery - Groundskeeper II
Dennis Usery - Groundskeeper II
Lee Gutman - Groundskeeper II
Tom McCoy - Groundskeeper II
UMSL Grounds has received various awards for their efforts:
North County Inc. Landscape Beautification
1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
Safety Award: "No Time Lost"
St. Patrick's Parade: Honorary Parade Marshall's Award for Excellence and Best Float
2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
2002, 2003, 2010
Award of Excellence for Safety
Great storm of 1999
Ferguson Florissant Parade
2002, 2003 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009