Get Involved


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Do you know about the many ways to recycle on campus and in town? Find out with our online guide. You will even find an interactive map!

Sustainability Classes


Check out the Fall sustain­ability course offer­ings to find out about upcoming sustainability electives, including special topics courses. Are you an in­coming student? Con­sider adding a Sustain­ability Minor.

Join a Workgroup


You can become one of the faculty, staff, and students who volunteer their time to assist the Office for Sustainability in develop­ing and imple­menting sustainability initi­atives across the UA community. Find out how to get in­volved with one of our workgroups.

Our Community

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      Our Goals

      2021 —

      1990 Emissions Levels


      The University of Ar­kansas's mid-term (2021) goal for green­house gas reduction is to reduce to our 1990 emis­sions levels even as our campus grows.

      2021 —

      Zero Waste


      As part of our mid-term emis­sions goal, the Uni­versity of Arkansas is striving to become a zero waste institution by the year 2021.

      2040 —

      Carbon Neutrality


      The University of Arkansas signed the College and University Pre­sidents Climate Com­mittment in 2007, pledging our long-term goal to become carbon neutral by mid-century.


      National Center for Science Education

      Our National Council for Science and the Environment University Affiliate status provides us with many opportunities to collaborate on a national level with peer institu­tions and policy experts. As a part of the UA community, you not only have access to publications and databases, but you can take ad­vantage of the Environ­mental Internship Clearing­house portal.

      U. S. Green Building Council

      As a full-time UA employee, you can take advantage of price discounts on USGBC educational materials, exam fees, publications, and more. You can also access informational resources and some online educational mat­erials for free.

      Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

      As a UA student, faculty, or staff member, you have access to a variety of AASHE resources, including sustain­ability research, discounts, and professional develop­ment oppor­tunities. To access these bene­fits, just create an account using your email address.

      Our Partners

      Applied Sustainability Center
      The Sustainability Consortium
      Division of Agriculture