Campus Services

Matthew Early

Vice President for Campus Services

Matthew Early, vice president for Campus Services, oversees a division of more than 800 dedicated, diverse, and hardworking individuals on Emory University's Druid Hills campus, as well as the Oxford, Grady, Briarcliff, and Clairmont campus locations. Campus Services provides planning, design, and construction services, and includes Facilities Management, Transportation and Parking Services, Public Safety, Real Estate Services, Customer Experience and Support, and the Office of the University Architect.

Campus Services is recognized nationally for its dedication to sustainability. Emory holds the distinction of having one of the largest inventories by square footage of LEED-certified building space among campuses in America. Thirty-four of our buildings are LEED Certified: 14 gold, 16 silver, and four certified. Emory was one of four local employers honored for its longstanding efforts to promote transportation programs that include a shuttle service that carries 3.4 million riders annually and is fueled in part on biodiesel from Emory’s cooking oil, a bike and car-sharing program, and a successful carpool/vanpool program. The first water reclamation system in the United States was built at Emory’s main campus, capable of reclaiming more than 140 million gallons annually, nearly 40 percent of Emory’s water demand for heating, cooling, and toilet flushing. 

Before coming to Emory in August 2010, Early worked at Columbia University in New York, where he served as the vice president for facilities operations, overseeing building maintenance and repair, grounds, engineering services and commissioning, sustainability, energy management, and environmental compliance.

Early is a professional civil engineer and a 1987 graduate of the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. He holds an MS in engineering, with a minor in construction management from the University of California-Berkeley, and he has an MBA from the University of La Verne.

Emory University
Office of the Vice President for Campus Services
Mailstop:  0070-001-1AA
100 Water Tower
Atlanta, GA 30322
Matthew Early
Vice President, Campus Services


Jacquelyn Linzer
Executive Administrative Assistant