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  • Aggie Reuse Store

    Aggie Reuse is a second-hand store in the Memorial Union which sells used school and office supplies, art and craft materials, clothing, and much more. Their mission is to divert materials from the landfill and to redistribute them at low cost for reuse or repurposing.

  • Campus Center for the Environment

    CCE is a student-run organization that promotes environmental awareness on campus.

  • Classes and Majors

    How to find sustainability-related courses at UC Davis

  • Compostable utensils from CCE

    Student organizations can purchase zero-waste event materials through Campus Center for the Environment.

  • Groups and Opportunities

    Get involved and gain experience in sustainability-related topics at UC Davis.

  • Project Compost

    Part of the ASUCD, this student-run unit collects campus compost and teaches how to compost through the Experimental College.

  • Spring Cleaning during move-out

    On moving days, Student Housing collects unwanted but reusable items as charitable donations.

  • Student Housing: Sustainability

    Student Housing is dedicated to developing and maintaining educational living and working environments while fully integrating sustainable practices.

  • Student Housing: The Bucket

    The Bucket program allows students in the residence halls the ability to have compost collection containers in their room.

  • Sustainability Classes

    This list includes UC Davis courses that were identified as sustainability related.

  • UC Carbon Neutrality Initiative

    The University of California, a national leader in sustainability, has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2025, becoming the first major university to accomplish this achievement.

  • UC Davis Design Department

    Academic department includes sustainable fashion, interiors, lighting and exhibit design.

  • UC Policy on Sustainable Practices

    Web page with information about the UC Policy on Sustainable Practices and links to PDF versions of the current policy and past policy versions.

  • White House Climate Leadership Pledge

    On November 12, 2015, Chancellor Linda P.B. Katehi signed the White House Climate Leadership Pledge on behalf of UC Davis, signaling our institutional commitment to carbon neutrality.