In 2007, UVM signed the American College & University Presidents' Climate Commitment. Three years later, UVM committed to climate neutrality by 2025.
The Office of Sustainability aims to foster sustainable development and promote environmental responsibility at the University of Vermont by strategically bridging the academic activities of teaching, research, and outreach with the operations of the University.
We work with lots of partners to measure important sustainability indicators, with a focus on STARS.
The UVM Eco-Reps Program cultivates environmental responsibility by training student leaders to promote sustainable practices at the university and encourage environmentally responsible behaviors among peers.