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Sports Center Garage Repairs

Sports Center garage repairs began on November 24, 2021 starting at 3pm and will continue until January 14, 2022. The 5th floor through roof levels of the garage is blocked for all vehicular and pedestrian traffic. All vehicles need to be moved from these levels. Any vehicles parked on these levels within the restricted areas, will be ticketed. As the project progresses parking levels will be released for use.

Darrick Adkins is in charge of the Sport Center Garage repair and can be reached on 202-359-4215 or  

Hughes Laundry Rooms Pipe Repair -November 30

Tuesday, November 30 from 10:00am to 12:00 noon, all laundry rooms in Hughes Hall will be off line temporarily for emergency repairs due to a leaking pipe.

Sam Yankson is overseeing this project and can be reached at (703) 906-9506 or by email

McDowell Hall Elevator Inspection 12/1/2021

On Wednesday December 1, 2021, McDowell Hall elevators will undergo final inspections. As part of the process, there will be brief soundings of the fire alarm and elevators will recall to the 1st floor during the fire alarm portion of the inspection. This is expected to take place between 10:00 AM and 12:00 Noon on Wednesday December 1, 2021.

Anna-Maria Vincent is overseeing this project and can be reached at (301) 529-0724 or by email

Hughes Hall Emergency Pipe Repair

This is an update for the leak in Hughes Hall 3rd and 2nd floors women’s restrooms;  2 showers are offline on each floor, but the others are available for use. Repair is still in progress and will continue each day after 10am until this task is completed. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please share this information with anyone who might be impacted.

Sam Yankson is overseeing this project and can be reached at (703) 906-9506 or by email