All campuses and medical centers will use 100% carbon-free or renewable electricity by 2025.
Building green, every time
All new buildings must achieve a LEED ‘Silver’ rating and cannot use natural gas for heating or cooling.
Our campuses are moving towards hybrid, zero-emission modes of transport. And we’re cutting single-occupancy vehicle commutes by 20%.
Never waste a drop
We’re on track to slash potable water use by 36% by 2025.
Good food, healthy planet
UC is leading the way when it comes to ethically sourced and sustainably grown food at student dining halls.
Zero plastics, zero waste
We’re phasing out single-use plastics and have stopped using packaging foam.
Global Food Initiative
UC is working to address one of the critical issues of our time: How to sustainably and nutritiously feed a world population approaching 8 billion.