Sustainability

The University of Texas at Austin strives for excellence in advancing environmental stewardship and sustainability on our campus, in our academic and research programs, and in our public service and outreach activities. Together we work to advance economic vitality, ecological integrity, and social welfare.

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#SummerSustainabilitySpotlight

Are you interning for a company that promotes environmental stewardship? Are you volunteering for an organization that fights for social equity within the community? We want to hear about it! Fill out this form for the chance to be featured on the Office of Sustainability's Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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Fresh produce from UT Microfarm

Check out this week's #SummerSustainabilitySpotlight on our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, which highlights the UT Microfarm.

 

UT Power Plant

Unparalleled 87 Percent Efficiency

The Hal C. Weaver Power Plant at The University of Texas at Austin produces all of the energy needed to provide electricity, heating and cooling to the main campus. UT is the only university in the country that is completely self-sufficient. 


 

Newsletter

Hook 'Em Green Newsletter

Subscribe to the Hook 'Em Green Newsletter today! Receive monthly updates for sustainability initiatives in and around UT Austin.

Sustainability Master pLan

Sustainability Master Plan

The Sustainability Master Plan will further develop what it means to be a sustainable campus and how we, as the campus community, set and achieve sustainability goals. Sign up on this UT mailing list to receive updates about the plan's development as well as invitations to public input events.


 

Sustainability Events