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UR has a new Sustainability Plan

Get to know how the University is designing a strategic plan for sustainability on campus.Learn More

Take the Sustainability Plan Survey

We want to know the campus community's thoughts on sustainability, so we can make the best Sustainability Plan for everyone.Take the Survey

Eco-Corridor & Goats on Campus

An Eco-Corridor is coming to campus, and a herd of goats is helping out!Learn More

UROSE is Open

Drop off office supplies or do some free shopping every Wednesday from 12:30-1:30 in Puryear 114.Learn more
bees housed in two on-campus hivesRead More
solar array installed in 2016Read More
target year for University carbon neutralityRead More
LEED-certified buildings
of preconsumer food waste composted by Heilman Dining Center each year
recycling rate by 2020
green offices certified
students who lived in certified green rooms
sustainability courses offered each year
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@beagreenspider on Instagram

Attention faculty and staff!
Neela Klein, '20, says that her experience in Todd Lookingbill's study abroad course in Australia this summer taught her about how ecosystems
Last night's Community Garden Potluck was great!
Charles Simmonds, '20, was part of a study abroad course in Australia this summer.
Our campus bees have been busy!
Meet summer intern Justin!
Globally, humans buy 1 million plastic bottles every minute!
If you're on campus this summer, you've probably noticed some brand new signs going up!
If you walk through Tyler Haynes Commons, you'll notice the TV's on the second floor are turned off to reduce energy use.
Last month, Dr.
Our office and the UROSE Office Supply Exchange will be closed tomorrow for the #fourthofjuly 🇺🇸🎆 We hope everyone has a great holiday!
What's the point of sustainability?