Request for Interior Design


  • See About Us for full description of Interior Design services available.
  • Submit a completed Design Services Request Form (Word) form to initiate a project (right click on link to save file locally).
  • Direct any questions and concerns to:
  • IDS e-mails a Project Approval Form to department contact person.
  • Project Approval Form requires chartfields and signature chartfields by department authorizing an initial maximum design fee not to exceed $370.00 (5 hours).
  • Project is assigned to a Designer when authorized Project Approval Form is returned to Interior Design.
  • If project is assigned or department requests a U of M Contract Designer, see Process for Working with a Contract Designer.


  • Initial maximum design fee includes a consultation meeting, development of project scope and preliminary budget – any time used is billed per quarter hour.
  • Designer will advise department if additional design hours are needed for project development and completion.

Any additional design hours budgeted must be authorized by department.