Students at KU are in a unique position to help shape this future by incorporating sustainability practices into their daily routines. While there are many students in the Jayhawk community who are interested in bettering their everyday routine with sustainability practices, this guide will help recognize new and existing opportunities for simple improvements, laying a foundation to continue a strong, gradual process toward a sustainable future.


Printable Resources



Coronavirus Update

KU Recycling and KU Surplus have resumed services. As part of our efforts to reduce an on-campus presence and promote social distancing, we will continue to limit special collections that are not mission critical. For updated information on KU's response to COVID-19, visit

Sustainability Plan

KU Bike Plan

KU Bike Plan

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