CU Environmental Center

The CU Environmental Center is the nation's largest and most accomplished student-led center of its kind. By translating student leadership into action and engaging the campus community, the Center helps CU-Boulder to become a global leader in sustainability.

What's Happening

Application deadline: July 31, 2015

Spring 2015 bus passes are valid until May 26, 2015. Bus passes can be purchased for $85 from the Buff OneCard office in C4C.

Apply now for summer and fall student jobs with the CU Environmental Center!

In the summer of 2014, CU-Boulder installed the University’s first landscape designed for and dedicated to pollinators.

CU-Boulder’s annual sustainability awards program started in 1997.  Outstanding efforts make CU-Boulder’s successful and challenging approaches to attaining sustainability possible.


Friday, August 28th
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Meet at 5:00 p.m. at the UMC bike station
CU Recycling’s New Student Welcome Tour
Thursday, August 27th
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Recycling Operations Center  (ROC)
Meet at 1:00 p.m. at 1060 Regent Drive 

View an extensive online calendar of sustainability events on the University of Colorado Boulder campus and in the surrounding community

Since 2001, Dr. Kearns and Dr. Oliveras have been conducting surveys of bees in Boulder County, and they are still going strong.