The Xerces Foundation's Bee Campus USA program recognizes universities around the country for enhancing pollinator habitat and reduce the use of pesticides.Learn more about WVU's Bee Campus designation
This virtual event took place on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. Watch the recording.
WVU has earned a Silver rating in recognition of its sustainability achievements from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).
See what WVU is doing to enhance sustainability on campus.
Enhancing the heritage, beauty and efficiency of campus through sustainability best practices.Learn More
Funding efficiency upgrades through utility savings and engaging all campus users to reduce electricity consumption.Learn More
Using trayless dining, food donation, special events and other practices to make sustainability a meaningful part of dining operations.Learn More
Incorporating sustainability purchasing practices into contract negotiation and procurement.Learn More
Using recycling for regular commodities and specialized items to manage waste while working to use less resources overall.Learn More
Developing service projects and learning opportunities to enhance student understanding, adoption, and lifelong participation in sustainability.Learn More
Providing alternative transportation to reduce environmental impact and parking demand.Learn More
Installing stormwater retention features to reduce runoff and low-flow fixtures to reduce water consumption.Learn More