Events with a sustainability focus occur year-round - Do you or your organization want to help tackle litter issues on campus, repurpose your old dorm room furniture and school supplies, assist our football stadium maintain its "zero-waste" distinction, or get your building involved with our Green Office program? Contact Tyler Sytsma for ways you can participate!

Upcoming Events:

Now - July 31st - Clean Commute Challenge

With the weather heating up, our campus and surrounding community is in the midst of our most vulnerable time for air quality issues. Helping us to combat this issue is the Clean Commute Challenge. Spearheaded by NC Air Awareness, a program administered by the NC Department of Environmental Quality, this initiative provides individuals and organizations with the tools to help reduce our exposure to harmful levels of ozone and particulate matter. To participate and help the health of your community, register at, select UNCC as your network, and begin logging each clean commute you take between now and July 31st. Prizes include: Nest Thermostat, Google Home, Apple Watch, Fitbit Blaze, and even a Kindle Voyage.