Project Management Manual for Design and Construction Projects

The MnSCU Project Management Manual for Design and Construction (eManual) is a Comprehensive guide for the campus management of design and construction projects. This Manual includes most construction contracts and design information.  

Project Management Manual (eManual) (Forms are not included in this PDF - see list below)

If you know the name of a specific form, click on one of the following links to access the form.

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  1. Accord 25 Certificate of Insurance (update 8/2014)
  2. AIA Document B101-2007 Amendment
  3. AIA Document B101-2007 Attachment Letter  (update 8/25/2014)
  4. Art Artwork Statement Form
  5. Art_Commissioning_Contract (update 4/2014)
  6. Art_Design&Commissioning_Contract (updated 4/2014)
  7. Art_Guidelines
  8. Art_Purchase_Contract
  9. Art_Timeline
  10. Builders Exchange & Plan Room List
  11. Change Order Construction Contract - MnSCU022
  12. Construction Change Directive (CCD) - MnSCU014
  13. Construction Document Submittal Requirements
  14. Data Disclosure Form - MnSCU001 (Deleted)
  15. Data Disclosure Form, MnSCU001 - Preparation Instruction (Deleted)
  16. Design Development Submittal Requirements  (rev 12/15/2010)
  17. Design Kickoff Meeting Agenda
  18. Design Phase Approval Letter
  19. Design Standards Variance Form
  20. Div0 - Instructions to C/U for preparation of Division 0 forms  (rev 7/2014)
  21. Div0 - Table of Contents  (rev 4/2009)
  22. Div0-Advertisement for Bid, Section 00 11 13 (rev 7/2010)
  23. Div0-Instruction to Bidders, Section 00 21 13 (rev 7/2014)
  24. Div0-Supple Instr to Bidders, Section 00 22 13  (rev 5/2014)
  25. Div0-Bid Form Section 00 41 13  (rev 10/2013)
  26. Div0-Prime Contractor Statement of Qualifications, Section 00 41 15 (rev 8/2013)
  27. Div0-Bid Bond, Section 00 43 13  (rev 4/2009)
  28. Affirmative Action Cert. of Compliance, Section 00 45 36  (rev 9/2012)
  29. Div0-Special Instruct for Non_Minnesota Contractors, Section 00 45 46  (rev 4/2009)
  30. Div0-Exemption from Surety Deposits out-of-state contracts Section 00 45 47 (rev 4/2009)
  31. Div0-Instruction for SD-E, Section 00 45 48  (rev 4/2009)
  32. Div0-Agreement Documents by reference, Section 00 52 00  (rev 7/2009)
  33. Div0-Application of Payment Work (MnSCU060), Section 00 62 76 (REv 4/2009)
  34. Div0-Instruction for Form IC134 Section 00 65 73 (rev 4/2009)
  35. Div0-General Conditions of the Contract, Section 00 72 00   (rev 4/2009)
  36. Div0-Prevailing Wage Rate Requirements, Section 00 73 46 (rev 7/2009)
  37. Div0-Jobs Reporting Requirement, Section 00 73 73
  38. Div0-American Made Steel Section 00 73 74
  39. Jobs Reporting Vendor Form Instructions
  40. Jobs Reporting Vendor Form
  41. Div0 - Special Conditions of the Contract for Construction, Time of Completion and Liquidated Damages (rev 4/2009)


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  42. Facilities P/T Consultants Master Contract List (NEW - Eff. 5/1/14)
  43. Facilities P/T Master Contract Instruction and Overview  (rev 5/1/13)
  44. Facilities P/T Master Contract Sample (Revised 11/2014)
  45. Facilities P/T Services Invoice (rev. 11/8/13)
  46. Facilities List of Interested Consultants   (rev 5/1/14)
  47. Facilities P/T Services Contract  (rev 11/2014)
    Contract is specific for use by Finance/Facilities divisions
  48. Field Report Form
  49. MnSCU034 - Instruction to CU - Notice to Proceed Letter Sample  
  50. MnSCU034 - Instruction to CU - Preparing Maintenance/Service Master Contract
  51. MnSCU034 - Instruction to CU - Request for Proposal (RFP) Sample 
  52. MnSCU034 - Maintenance/Service Master Contract Amendment 
  53. MnSCU034 - Maintenance/Service Master Contract - Not Building Construction or Remodeling (rev. 11/2014)
  54. MnSCU034 - Maintenance/Service Master Contract Guidelines & Procedures 
  55. Prevailing Wage Procedures
  56. Prevailing Wage Payroll Forms Instructions (rev. 6/1/2011)
  57. Prevailing Wage Payroll Forms  (rev. 6/1/2011)
  58. MnSCU074 - Instruction for Evaluation of Statement of Qualifications  (rev. 3/1/2014)
  59. MnSCU110 - Agreement for Construction Services for Advertised Bid Projects 
  60. MnSCU110 - Construction Contract Guidelines-Advertisement Bid over $50K  (Rev. 10/2013)
  61. MnSCU110 - Instructions to Contractor Preparation of Agreement for Construction Services for Advertised Bid Projects (rev. 10/2013)
  62. MnSCU110 - Instructions to CU - Letter of Award Sample (rev. 10/2013)
  63. MnSCU110 - Instructions to CU - Notice to Proceed Letter Sample(rev. 10/2013)
  64. MnSCU110 - Instructions to CU - Preparation of Agreement for Construction Services for Advertised Bid Projects over $50K 
  65. MnSCU120 - Agreement for Construction Services for Non-Advertised Bid Projects 
  66. MnSCU120 - Construction contract Guidelines-Non Advertisement Bid less $50K
  67. MnSCU120 - Instructions to Contractor - Preparation of Agreement for Construction Services for Non-Advertised Bid Projects  (updated 9/3/2013)
  68. MnSCU120 - Instructions to CU - Letter of Award Sample
  69. MnSCU120 - Instructions to CU - Notice to Proceed Letter Sample
  70. MnSCU120 - Instructions to CU - Preparation of Agreement for Construction Services for Non-Advertised Bid Projects
  71. MnSCU130, MnSCU133 and MnSCU135 Agreement for Construction Services for Advertised Bid Projects
  72. MnSCU130 - Payment and Performance Bond for Construction Projects
  73. MnSCU133 - Corporate Acknowledgment for Contractor
  74. MnSCU135 - Acknowledgment of Corporate   


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  75. Non Responsible Bidder
  76. On-Line Distribution of Bidding Documents
    Instructions to Architect-Engineers
  77. Owner's Representative (OR) Contract  (updated 4/2014)
  78. Owner's Representative (OR) Contract Amendment
  79. Owner's Representative (OR) Request for Proposal (RFP) for Services 
  80. Owner's Representative Services Checklist  (Rev. 6/25/2012)
  81. Post Occupancy Evaluation Form
  82. Performance Evaluation A/E Form
  83. Performance Evaluation A/E Form -Preparation Instructions 
  84. Post Occupancy Evaluation - Instructions
  85. Pre-Construction Meeting Agenda (updated 5/7/2012)
  86. Prevailing Wage Frequently Asked Questions
  87. Prevailing Wage Payroll Sample Response Letter for Data Request
  88. Project Budget Worksheet (Rev 5/14/2013)
  89. Project File Checklist and Retention Schedule
  90. Project Schedule Milestones 
  91. Request for Information (RFI)
  92. Responsibility Matrix for Design and Construction Projects  (rev 5/2012)
  93. Schematic Design Approved Letter Template (rev 1/2013)
  94. Schematic Design Signature Sheet 
  95. Schematic Design Submittal Checklist  (rev 12/15/2010)
  96. Schematic Design Submittal Requirements  (rev 12/15/2010)
  97. Substantial Completion and Closeout Checklist (Rev. 4/11/2013
  98. Vendor Preference Information

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Forms for requesting Vice Chancellor approval for Facilities Work.

  1. Request for Vice Chancellor Approval for P/T Contracts/Amendments and Purchases over $100,000 or continue beyond 5 years or Sole Source
  2. Request for Vice Chancellor Approval for Construction Contracts/Change Orders over $250,000 or continue beyond 5 years or Sole Source
  3. Request for Vice Chancellor Approval for Emergency Authorization 

Note:  Request for delegation for Capital (General Obligation), Revenue and HEAPR funded projects (Procedure 6.5.5, Part 2), shall continue to be submitted in letter format. Contact your Program Manager for assistance if needed.

HEAPR Funds Transfer Request Form  Rev. 8/12/2014
Use this form when the need arises to request a transfer of HEAPR funds from one project cost center to another.   This form can also be used to request additional HEAPR funds when appropriate. Please contact your PM if you have questions about this form.


If you have questions, comments please e-mail us (facilities@so.mnscu.edu) or refer to the staff directory for additional contact information.