Auburn University maintains an active commitment to reducing our environmental impacts and costs, and strives to have a restorative impact on the environment. By identifying and implementing strategies that minimize negative impacts, the university serves as an example to students, faculty, staff, citizens, and communities on how sustainable actions can optimize performance, enhance connections between people, and support individual wellbeing. Pursuit of these strategies also enable the university to engage students in hands-on learning projects, while controlling operational costs. We hope you enjoy this brief overview of the types of actions we’re taking to lead by example. If you would like to know more about these efforts or those that are planned for the future, please feel free to contact our office.