Project Initiation

Project Initiation

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From remodeling to new construction and space requests to furniture services, even if you don’t have it all figured out, Design and Construction Management is here to help.

Please scroll through the options below to select the service type that best suits your project needs.


Project & Space Planning

  • Primary submission point for initiating project work or requesting space
  • Planning assistance, budgeting, cost estimating, leasing and studies
  • Moving or removing doors, adding furniture panels higher than 54” or changes affecting HVAC/Electrical systems
  • Best service type if you are unsure of how to classify your request, we will help route you to the best services! Contact us at spacehelp.dcm@ucdavis.edu

Instructions. Download the fillable form below. Fill it out and be sure to have a dean, vice chancellor or designee sign and print where indicated. Submit form to spacehelp.dcm@ucdavis.edu.

Space and Project Needs Request Form


Furniture Services

  • Seating and small accessories
  • Large quantity furniture planning/ordering
  • If you are unsure about the specifications of your request, please contact us at furniture@ucdavis.edu

Instructions: The Furniture Services Request Form is now a DocuSign document. If you are not familiar with DocuSign, please visit the DocuSign section of our User Guides page for a step by step guide to filling out the form. 

Furniture Services Request Form


Maintenance, Repairs or Minor Alterations

  • Changing individual lights, switches or receptacles, painting, equipment connections or other modifications that do not alter room use or impact circulation.

Instructions. These types of requests are overseen by UC Davis Facilities Management. Click the link below and you will find the button to submit a service request on the right side of the following screen.

Building Maintenance Services