Craft & Alterations

Crafts and Alterations is comprised of skilled and semi-skilled tradespeople organized into nine basic trade shops. We are responsible for the routine, planned and deferred maintenance and repair of:

  • All state-funded campus buildings 
  • The high voltage electrical distribution system 
  • Water mains 
  • Sewer and storm drains 
  • The gas distribution system 
  • Sidewalks and roadways 
  • Street and walk lights

On a recharge basis, Crafts and Alterations provides a wide variety of services:

  • Minor construction, refurbishment and building alterations costing up to $50,000 
  • Repair and maintenance of non-state funded buildings, including the center for Health Sciences 
  • Custom cabinetmaking and refinishing 
  • Key and sign making 
  • Equipment and intrusion alarm installation (the latter through the UCPD)

The Crafts and Alterations unit of Facilities Management participates in campuswide emergency response. Members of the Disaster Initial Response Team receive training in first response, fire suppression, light search and rescue and restoring utility systems and building functionality in the event of a major disaster.

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Crafts & Alterations
Phone: (310) 825-3627 | Fax: (310) 206-1010