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Sustainability

The University of Rochester aims to be a leader in promoting a sustainable society through our academic, education, research, patient care and health programs, in the operation of our campuses and facilities, and in our interactions with the community.

Read the Council on Sustainability Vision Statement



8th Annual Shred Fest

8th Annual Shred Fest

Bring your unwanted personal documents from home to be securely destroyed and recycled on Friday, July 20, 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Zone 3 South. Download a directive map of the event location and see the poster for details.

Green Reps Zero-Waste Potluck

Green Reps Zero-Waste Potluck

Bring a dish to pass and a friend along for a mid-week potluck lunch on Wednesday, July 18 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Tupelo Shelter in Genesee Valley Park. Download the poster or flier for more details.

Move Out Cleanout

Move-Out Clean Out

It's the end of the semester, but it doesn't have to be the end for your unwanted belongings. Check the poster for details on how to donate your stuff and lighten the landfill load.

Dump and Run

Dump and Run 2018

Too much stuff to lug home? Bring your unwanted belongings to the designated collection areas May 12 (First year Hill, Res and Frat quads) and May 19 (Hill Court, Jackson Court, Riverview, Brooks Crossing, Southside, and Whipple Park). Check the poster for more details.