Office of Sustainability

About the Office of Sustainability


Our mission is to lead the integration of sustainability into the University of Oregon's operations, curriculum, co-curriculum, research and engagement with the community. We accomplish this through a number of programs and partnerships that: 

  • Provide strategic advice, information and resources to faculty, staff and students working to integrate sustainability practices and policies into their programming;
  • Develop policies that promote environmentally-sensitive behavior by campus users and responsible development and stewardship of campus assets;
  • Create, implement and manage innovative programs and events, in partnership with other campus units whenever possible;
  • Establish metrics and track institutional sustainability performance;
  • Share the University's sustainability story and encourage the campus community to support the growth and success of sustainable practices.

Sustaining Community

The Office of Sustainability was pleased to support local COVID-19 response efforts.

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