Boulder Bound Green Packing List

August 7, 2015

Join the herd.  89% of CU Boulder students try to make environmentally sustainable choices in the way they live.  Here’s a top ten list for your school supplies.

When Moving to Boulder, New CU Students Bring/ Buy:

  • A bike, U-lock and bike light

  • Reusable water bottles and coffee mugs.  Every residence hall has a filtered water fill station.

Bus Passes for Fall Semester

August 4, 2015

Fall 2015 student bus passes are valid beginning August 1, 2015 for students enrolled in Fall classes. 

Returning students' passes will automatically renew.  

Incoming new students will be issued a bus pass with their new student packet at move-in to the residence halls, or a new bus pass can be picked up from the BuffOne Campus Card Office in the C4C room N180.

Campus Pollinator Garden

April 18, 2015

In the summer of 2014, CU-Boulder installed the University’s first landscape designed for and dedicated to pollinators. The landscape consists of barberry, currant, monarda, spirea, rudbeckia, yarrow, gooseberry, catmint, and lavender- all of which should tolerate and beautify the roadside conditions.

2015 Sustainability Awards!

January 28, 2015

CU-Boulder’s annual sustainability awards program started in 1997.  Outstanding efforts make CU-Boulder’s successful and challenging approaches to attaining sustainability possible.  The long list of awardees over the past 19 years exemplify CU-Boulder’s continuing efforts to be a leader in sustainability.  

For more information on the awards program or on the 2015 awardees, click here

April 2015 Newsletter

October 15, 2014

Click here to view the April 2015 Edition of our Monthly Newsletter!

Are you having a problem with your RTD bus pass?

October 1, 2014

  • My card keeps failing when I tap it on the bus' card reader.

If you are experiencing problems with your bus pass please be patient as RTD has reset the expiration date on thousands of cards and their system takes a couple of days to sync everything together.  The more often you ride the faster the system will recognize your card.

CU-Boulder again ranks 'gold' in national assessment of environmental leadership

September 25, 2014

CU-Boulder again ranks 'gold' in national assessment of environmental leadership 

The University of Colorado Boulder again has received a gold rating for green practices from the Sustainability, Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS).

New Campus Recycling Facility Coming Spring 2015!

July 3, 2014

Exciting plans are in the works at the parking lot just east of the Regent AutoPark. In September, Facilities Management will break ground there for the construction of a two-story, 14,000-square-foot facility that will provide a permanent home for Grounds & Recycling.

2014 Campus Sustainability Awards Winners

April 15, 2014

Each year, the University of Colorado recognizes outstanding individuals and departments who demonstrate a sincere commitment to reducing the burden that CU-Boulder places on the environment with the Campus Sustainability Awards.  

Green Greeks

March 19, 2013


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