Sustainability at UW Oshkosh
With a deep sense of responsibility and the increasingly common vision of resilient, prosperous communities, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is committed to progressively reducing its ecological footprint and fashioning a durable and better world through its academic mission.
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Our innovations in sustainability are being integrated into all university functions and operations. Our actions involve reducing consumption and wastes, generating and purchasing renewable energy, curbing pollution, green building and purchasing, sustainable landscapes, and infusing sustainability into the curriculum, outreach, and research.
This website gives you a look at what we are doing, what we've done, and what we're planning to do, and it lets you know about the values and commitments that guide us. Please visit us often and like us on Facebook.
For educators and students alike, please check out the teaching resources page for access to over 6,000 sustainability related references with links, videos and more.
(UWO Sage Hall, oak prairie plantings and Solar Daisies)