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Eco Resident Cert Logo Eco-Resident Certification Program Assess your sustainability behaviors and be recognized for it!
Green Event Certification Logo Green Event Certification Program Make your event more sustainable and be recognized for it!
Green Office Cert Logo Green Office Certification Program Make your office more sustainable and be recognized for it!
Image of hand and sustainability-related icons Resources Peruse information and tips for living more sustainably.
Office of Sustainability Logo Student Assistantships Get a position in the Office of Sustainability.
hand, plate, and utensils- End Food Waste Alliance Graphic End Food Waste Alliance Help combat food waste on campus with students, faculty, and staff.
SOLES Sustainability Committee graphic element SOLES Sustainability Committee Help cultivate the sustainability culture in SOLES.
AEP Logo Association of Environmental Professionals Meet professionals, learn about careers, and volunteer all with an emphasis in sustainability.
Citizens' Climate Lobby Logo Citizens' Climate Lobby Learn about climate change and grassroots lobbying.
Environmental & Ocean Sciences Club Logo Environmental & Ocean Sciences Club Connect with other students who are passionate about our planet.
Net Impact logo Net Impact Become a part of this international nonprofit organization working to create a more socially and environmentally sustainable world.
Sustainability Club logo Sustainability Club Get involved with this student club to advance sustainable initiatives.
USD Herbivores Logo USD Herbivores Connect with the vegan community on campus.

USD Sustainability Tour

Take a virtual tour of sustainable features on the USD campus, such as solar-powered umbrella charging stations, an experimental greenhouse, an EnergiPlant, and more.

More Opportunities

February 2019

  • Get involved with student organizations, campus resources and USD departments at the Spring Alcalá Bazaar! The Alcalá Bazaar …

  • The Social Fabric Initiative, a program within the Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, is currently accepting applications for our multipl…

March 2019

  • The School of Business is holding a marketing competition to help educate the USD community on how to recycle more effectively.  The …

  • The Office of Sustainability is holding a graphic design competition that gives USD community members the opportunity to design the Office o…

  • The Office of Sustainability is holding a graphic design competition that gives students or staff the opportunity to design the Office of Su…

  • The School of Business is holding a marketing competition to help educate the USD community on how to recycle more effectively.  The wi…

  • The Office of Sustainability is holding a graphic design competition that gives USD community members the opportunity to design the Office o…

  • Do you know a Torero (student or employee) who is practicing, promoting, and/or inspiring sustainability at work, school, and/or home? …

  • According to UN-Water, 2.1 billion people live without safe drinking water at home. In 8 out of 10 households without water, women and girls…

  • Register to join the Office of Sustainability and the Women's Commons at USD to walk a one-mile loop around campus in solidarity with and in…

April 2019

  • When: April 23, 2019 – 6 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Where: UC San Diego - Price Center West - Earl Warren Room Registration: http://leading…

  • Do you know a Torero (student or employee) who is promoting or inspiring sustainability at work, school, or home?  Nominate him or her …

  • Do you have a passion for sustainability? Would you like to advance USD sustainability education and initiatives? Come join our team as an i…

  • Do you know a Torero (student or employee) who is practicing, promoting, and/or inspiring sustainability at work, school, and/or home? …

  • Do you know a Torero (student or employee) who is promoting or inspiring sustainability at work, school, or home?  Nominate him or her …

May 2019

  • Tree San Diego is a 50l(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that addresses the significant deficit in our region’s forest, thereby contribut…

  • Do you have a passion for sustainability?  Would you like to advance USD sustainability education and initiatives?  Come join our …

  • Now through May 10, the Office of Sustainability is collecting used mascara wands in collection bins placed throughout campus.  In hono…

  • Does your bike need a little love? Now is your chance to get your bike tuned-up by a Moment Bicycles mechanic, for free! Come to Plaza Mayor…

  • Donation collection bins have been placed throughout campus in or near all residence halls, in the UC foyer, and at the West Parking Structu…

June 2019

  • Join the San Diego Green Building Council for their upcoming Green Assistance Program. Gain hands-on experience and earn a professional cred…

September 2019

  • Did you know that 40% of food in the United States is thrown away?! That’s like leaving the grocery store with 5 bags and throwing 2 i…

  • This year's festival on September 13-15, we are working with KAABOO Del Mar, PangeaSeed Foundation, and WILDCOAST t…

  • At the same time that 500,000 people don’t know where their next meal is coming from, over 500,000 tons of food are thrown away every …

  • At the same time that 500,000 people don’t know where their next meal is coming from, over 500,000 tons of food are thrown away every …

October 2019

  • Pledge to participate in Rideshare Week, and you will be entered to win an Apple Watch! Rideshare Week, October 1-5 is a week dedicated to c…

November 2019

December 2019

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