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Spiders Guide to Sustainable Living

The Office for Sustainability created the Spiders Guide to Sustainable Living as a resource for how to live sustainably on campus and in the greater Richmond community. Learn about how you can make an impact on individual and group levels.Learn More

Certify Your Green Room or Apartment

Interested in adopting sustainable living habits? Residential students living on-campus can get their room or apartment Green Room certified through the Green Room Program by completing a quick checklist.Learn More

Campus Resources

Interested in becoming a changemaker in our community? Check out this list of resources on campus to help you get started. Learn More

One Book, One Richmond

We are excited to announce that All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis is this year's One Book selection! This anthology highlights writings by 60 women at the forefront of the climate movement who are harnessing truth, courage, and solutions to lead humanity forward. Stay tuned for All We Can Save programming and events.Learn More

Sign up for a Sustainability Course

Dozens of courses each semester include units related to sustainability topics. Consider taking one this fall.Learn More

Submit a Sustainability Idea

Have an idea for improving sustainability on campus? We want to hear it.Learn More
Bee Campus USA AffiliateRead More
bees housed in two on-campus hivesRead More
solar array installed in 2016Read More
target year for University carbon neutralityRead More
LEED-certified buildingsRead More
of preconsumer food waste composted by Heilman Dining Center each year
waste diversion rate by 2025Read More
goats on campus for invasive plant removal in spring 2019Read More
pounds of electronics recycled at the last E-Waste Collection
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