Customer Resource Center

FMS Management Information Systems (FMS-MIS) supports the vision and mission of Capital Construction Development and Facilities Management Services by providing information and database management services related to the efficient operation and maintenance of USC’s facilities and equipment. Specifically, the FMS-MIS group provides application development and support, user education and training, accounting data, and business information management consultancy support for FMS & CCD administrators, supervisors, support staff, work crews and the campus community at large.

The FMS-MIS group supports the following systems and information technologies:

FAMIS Xi – Enterprise Facilities Management Software

Using Oracle 11g Modules include:

  • Maintenance Management
  • Inventory Control
  • Space Management
  • Visual Map
  • Visual Space Planning
  • Oracle Discoverer
  • Utilities Management
  • Key Control

FAMIS Online– On-Line Service Request Entry System

The FMS-MIS group also manages interfaces with other systems including AIS’s General Ledger, Purchasing, Payroll, and Space Management, Eaton, ISES, AutoCAD, and Meridian.


Kronos Time Management

Kronos Basic (HTML) log-in

Recommended for employees and most supervisor functions

  • Works on most browsers and does not require JavaEmployee time entry and approval
  • Time Off Request submissions and approvals

Kronos Full (Java) log-in

Requires Java and a supported version of Firefox

Basic Functionality, plus:

  • Supervisor Pay Period Close
  • Audit Functions
  • Approved Time Off Edits


MIS Contact Information
Management Information Systems
Facilities Management Services
University of Southern California
3434 South Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90089-3161

Normal Business Hours
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

In Case of Emergency: (213) 740-6833

Help Line: (213) 740-1708

Systems Administratior III
Paul Flores
(213) 740-2412

Programmer Analyst
Karen Wang
(213) 740-7934

Facilities/Equipment Coordinator
Patrick Hughes
(213) 740-5318