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Green Move-In

Get the best deals on campus! Starting Monday, August 14 through Wednesday, August 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., pass by the 'Canes Resale booth on the Lakeside Patio. The ECO Agency will accept small donations for gently used appliances. Learn more.


At the University of Miami, we strive to promote sustainable living among all. Thousands of students move to our beautiful campus every year, so let's start the school year off with an environmentally-conscious bang and move-in green! Apply now at


Recycle Right

Watch this video, and download the Recycling Right Guide.

Learn more about Recycling at the U.


Sustainable Dining

OZZI Reusable Program

This fall, UM Dining is bringing reusable OZZI take-out containers to the dining halls! Purchase your $6 OZZI container from the cashier in either dining hall, fill it with your favorite foods, and take your meal to-go. On your next return to the dining hall, return your used container to the OZZI machine and receive a token for your next use. It's as simple as that! Visit UM Dining to learn more.


Green Academics


Green U in the Classroom

Invite Green U for a Sustainability at the U presentation in your class, and get students engaged in sustainability projects on campus: sustainable food initiatives, native ecosystem planting, renewable energy projects, tree canopy mapping, or waste minimization strategy—our multidisciplinary approach can adapt to any class. Contact to schedule a presentation this semester!


Sustainability Scholar Program

New this fall: The Sustainability Scholar program is designed for undergraduate students to further incorporate sustainability into their curriculum and cultivate leadership skills in promoting sustainability on campus. The Sustainability Scholar program is a collaboration between the Office of Sustainability, the Miami Herbert Business School, the Abess Center for Ecosystem Science and Policy, and the Department of Geography and Sustainable Development. Learn more.


Green Programs


e-Waste and Batteries

Recycle your old, single use batteries, and place your order with once you reach up to 30 batteries. If your computer or tablet is at the end of its life, you can either trade it in for a new one or simply recycle it in our e-waste bin located in the tech section of the UM Campus Store. To learn more, visit


Green Events

Are your events generating too much waste? The Green Event program is here to help! From eliminating single use plastic to integrating plant-based options on the menu, or offering a composting solution to your guests, there are ways to make events more sustainable for all budgets. Learn more.


Green Office Platinum

Congratulations to Rosa Neely and her team at the UHealth Distribution Center in Medley. They just had their office Green U certified at the platinum level! Special kudos to their Green Liaison, Liannet Alberto, who managed the certification process. Learn more.


Green U Webinars


Register now, and start adding points to your Well' Canes Card


Green U is Hiring!

Communication Coordinator

Garden Coordinator

Green Patrols



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