The Environmental Center is in Room 355 on the third floor of the University Memorial Center (UMC) on the campus of the University of Colorado at Boulder. Maps and directions to CU and the Environmental Center.


Office Contact Info


(303) 492-8308


US Mail

CU Environmental Center 
207 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309


Email Subscriptions

  • Environmental Center Monthly Newsletter
  • Weekly Events
  • Opportunities (volunteer involvement, jobs, internships)
  • Environmental Justice
  • CU Green Labs
  • CU Buffs Live Green

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The governing body of the Environmental Center is the CU Environmental Board. The Board meets weekly during the academic year.

Eleven permanent staff also support the work of the student board, volunteers, and employees.

If you are an employer and have opportunities for our students, we partner with Career Services to post your positions. Please view their website here or call Jake Jedamus-Denu at Career Services to find out more details: 303-492-4133.


When you visit our office look for these green features:

  • Recycled content carpet
  • Environmental Center workstations made of 98%-recycled content
  • Motion sensor lighting
  • Daylighting 
  • UV protective windows
  • In-house chilled water supply for cooling
  • Wind power (purchased through student fees)
  • HVAC system which does not emit CFC’s into the atmosphere
  • Low VOC paint
  • Operable windows
  • All in one copier-printer-scanner-fax which uses waste-reducing solid ink instead of cartridges
  • Zero waste station including composting receptacle

Read more about our Green office here.