How to request pest control services
For concerns about wildlife on campus other than pests contact Environmental Health and Safety at 512-471-2287.
List of Services
Refer to the List of Services for other pest- and animal-related services.
Pest Control provides integrated pest management services for university facilities. The pest control technicians are licensed by the Texas Department of Agriculture Structural Pest Control Service and are trained in dealing with insect pests such as roaches, spiders, silverfish, scorpions, ants, flies, fleas, crickets, and termites, as well as rodents and dead animals.
The instructions below apply to both the main and PRC campuses:
What to do if you find a bat:
Bats are considered a high-rabies risk species and should never be touched. If you find a:
- live or dead bat in a building, call Environmental Health & Safety's Animal Make Safe program at 512-471-BATS (2287).
- live bat that cannot fly, located outside of a building, call Environmental Health & Safety's Animal Make Safe program at 512-471-BATS (2287).
- dead bat outside of a building, call the Facilities Service Center at 512-471-2020.
What to do about other types of animals:
For a detailed list of contacts for problems with animals, visit the Environmental Health and Safety Animal Make Safe site.