Sustainability Portal

Green RFP Program

Student initiatives, university support pave way for $63,000 in green projects around campus. Students with sustainability-related initiatives to benefit Virginia Tech are encouraged to apply for grant funding.

   

Bicycle on Drillfield

Green RFP Program

Student initiatives, university support pave way for $63,000 in green projects around campus. Students with sustainability-related initiatives to benefit Virginia Tech are encouraged to apply for grant funding.

   

Bicycle on Drillfield

Virginia Tech receives second silver rating in national sustainability program

Virginia Tech has achieved its second silver rating from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) in recognition of sustainability achievements through its Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS) program.

   

Arial Photo of Campus

VT Dairy provides milk on campus

Virginia Tech Dining Services has partnered with the Department of Dairy Science to offer “Virginia Tech Milk” in D2 at Dietrick Hall. Whole milk, skim milk, and 1 percent chocolate milk will all be offered.

   

VT Dairy Cows

Tree Campus USA

Virginia Tech is awarded their fifth consecutive Tree Campus USA award for maintaining a tree advisory committee, a campus tree-care plan, dedicated annual expenditures toward trees, an Arbor Day observance, and student service-learning projects.

   

TreeCampus USA

Visitor and Undergraduate Admissions Center earns LEED certification

The structure is the fourth on campus to be awarded LEED certification. Two more projects are expected to be given the designation soon.

   

Visitor and Undergrad Admissions Center

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Sustainability is the simultaneous pursuit of
environmental quality,
economic prosperity,
and social justice and equity,

through action, education, and engagement
to address current needs without compromising
the capacity and needs of future generations.

Environmental Student Organizations

List of student organizations and programs focusing on environmental awareness and activism.

Annual Sustainability Events

List of annual events that are focused on or related to sustainability.

Volunteer & Community Service

List of sustainable volunteering organizations and events.

Training & Workshops

List of trainings and workshops created to progress sustainable concepts in all areas of the community.

 

If you would like to contribute sustainable initiatives, contacts, or other information, please contact sustainability@vt.edu