Sustainability

aerial view of campus from the west showing all of campus and the Wasatch Mountains in the background with snow on the peaks.

Leading on climate-related solutions

President Taylor Randall re-signs the Presidents’ Climate Leadership Commitment.


man playing violin on a roof next to solar panels during a lightening storm.

U project to be featured at Climate Change Conference

University of Utah project to be featured at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, Scotland.


Ginger Cannon, the active transportation manager for the University of Utah, poses with her bicycle along a campus bike and pedestrian path.

Humans of the U: Ginger Cannon

“There is a direct relationship between the surrounding built environment and our individual health and well-being.”


Red Flag Project installation at the Union

As part of the 2021 Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) activities, the Red Flag project is an installation that helps identify the differences between health and unhealthy relationships.


Aerial view of Presidents Circle at the University of Utah in the fall.

Breathing in the benefits of energy incentives

The university is the “Wattsmart Business Partner of the Year.”


Low cost menstrual cups available

Menstrual cups are an easier, reusable, sustainable alternative to tampons or pads.


Red Flag Project supports healthy relationships

As part of the 2021 Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) activities, the Red Flag project is looking for volunteer offices, departments and student clubs and organizations.


E-bike police patrols on campus

The bikes were donated by the Sustainability Office.


Change the future of commuting to campus

The data collected from this survey will help us improve current commuter programs and plan for future initiatives.


person on a teal bike with a teal helmet riding past a tree with green bushes in the background.

Bike unity

Celebrate Bike Week at the U with virtual and outdoor events planned.