The Office of Sustainability is always providing new ways for students, staff, faculty and the surrounding community to get involved in sustainability related efforts.

The Mug Project

The Mug Project is a campus-wide initiative to eliminate single-use containers and bottles and save natural resources.
The Mug Project Info

Make Orange Green Calendar

Each month, we will be releasing a new Make Orange Green calendar for students, faculty, staff and community members to download for their desktop, tablet, and phone!
Make Orange Green Calendar

Green Fee

Green Fee Logo Final
The mission of the committee is to identify, research, and recommend uses of funds supporting environmental stewardship and sustainability as well as clean and renewable energy technologies.
Student Green Fee Info

Power Challenge

The Make Orange Green POWER Challenge is a way for the UT community to demonstrate its commitment to reducing the university’s environmental impact.
Power Challenge Info



Green Living Guide

The UT Knoxville Office of Sustainability created a new sustainability living and working guide for newcomers to campus. The Big Orange Green Guide (BOGG) is intended to inspire UT Knoxville students, faculty, staff, and visitors to adopt sustainable practices into their everyday routine. It highlights noteworthy campus sustainability initiatives and things you can do deepen their impact.

View The Guide


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