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Sustainability Banquet: Food (In)Justice

Join us for our annual celebration of sustainability on campus.Register to Attend

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

We Want To Rethink Waste

We're reducing the amount of waste we send to the landfill through recycling, reuse, donations, and composting.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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We had some fun times at the Sustainability Banquet on Tuesday evening!
D-Hall has Blended Burgers on the menu today!
Here’s a picture of Passport’s new straw-less cold cups!
Going straw-free is amazing!
There are only a few days left to nominate a student, faculty member, or staff member on campus to receive a Sustainability Award at this year's Sustainability Banquet!
Did you know The Office for Sustainability donates office supplies to places around Richmond?
Checkout these awesome performers from our URSA Sustainability Open Mic last week!
Our guest speaker at this year's Sustainability Banquet will be Dominic Barrett, executive director of Shalom Farms.
University of Richmond's Rethink Waste campaign has received two awards!
Come do some free shopping for office supplies at UROSE today from 12:30-1:30 in Puryear 114.
In a few days, URSA is hosting a Sustainability Open Mic Night!
Our annual Sustainability Banquet is coming up!