OCS Programs

OCS programs engage students, faculty, and staff in operational efforts to meet the university’s sustainability goals. OCS and our partners try to unify diverse sustainability efforts into cohesive actions that will help educate and motivate our campus community.

Annual Events

Other Activities 

  • Environmental Certifications (STARS)
  • Sustainability Map provides the location of sustainability initiatives across the U-M campus.
  • Planet Blue Water Bottle Program provides reusable water bottles to incoming freshmen, staff, and faculty.
  • Sustainability & the Campus is a course within LSA's Program in the Environment. This interactive course allows students to work directly with Operations staff, exploring actual sustainability challenges faced in running a university. Student teams perform hands-on group projects in conjunction with university operations sponsors.
  • E-Waste Recycling is an important way to keep electronics out of the landfill.  Regional opportunities exist properly recycle electronic waste.