Sustainability

We must continue our commitment to sustainability and support of the natural environment, human communities, and the financial health of the institution.

Our commitment to sustainability includes building and strengthening alliances on campus and beyond by encouraging active participation with community organizations and partners, promoting enduring alumni engagement, and facilitating inclusive discussions about a sustainable future. We must sustain affordable higher education and continue to identify new sources of support while also operating effectively and efficiently.

We educate students about all dimensions of sustainability by integrating environmental literacy throughout the curriculum and by modeling sustainable campus practices. We will continue to build our students’ capacities to strengthen the health and resilience of our community and environment, at the local and global levels, by providing high quality instructional expertise and by supporting sustainability-related learning opportunities.

Sustainability

At UNC Asheville, sustainability is about more than recycling (although we do that, too). We… Learn More