Have Fun for Clean Water!

Check out these fun summer activities and help keep your waterways clean


U Delaware earns its first AASHE STARS ranking – and we got Bronze!

Help us Help You Recycle Right

We have all the resources you need. We will come and answer the questions: Does UD Recycle? What about to-go cups? How about pizza boxes?

Explore Our Climate Action Plan

Steps towards a carbon neutral future.

Sustainability Tip: Eat Green

Eat mostly plants to save the planet and improve your health. It’s the #1 way to reduce your environmental footprint.

Sustainability Tip: Go Go Gadget

Take your chargers with you to save energy and rejuice on the run.

Sustainability Tip: Save the A/C

  Close curtains during summer days and winter nights to save energy.  

Sustainability Tip: Bag It To It

BYO shopping bags to reduce one of the most destructive forms of litter and ocean pollution.

Explore the institutes and centers at UD that support sustainability and environmental research

How Do I _______?

Ask the questions, get the answers. Here we capture the most common questions students ask sustainability@udel.edu.

Support Sustainability at UD!


“Sustainable development is a process which enables all people to realize their potential and to improve their quality of life in ways which protect and enhance the Earth’s life support systems.”
Sara Parkin

Forum for the Future

In 2008, the University of Delaware set a goal to
reduce our green house gas emissions by 20% by 2020.


GHG Reductions since 2008


Increase in Student Body since 2008


Increase in Buildings Square Feet since 2008

What will your impact be?

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