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Learn Sustainability on Campus!

Sustainability starts with you! Around campus, there are many partners which you can get involved with! If you are interested in topics like sustainable agriculture, food security, transportation, mental health, campus-wide sustainability efforts, and more, you are in the right place.

Some of our campus sustainability partners include the following.

  •  UC Davis Office of Sustainability
  • Energy & Engineering Department
  • Aggie Compass
  • ASUCD The Pantry
  • AUSCD Project Compost
  • Aggie Reuse Store
  • Student Farm
  • Student Health & Counseling Services
  • UNITRANS & more!

To find out more about these and more partners, please visit https://housing.ucdavis.edu/sustainability/resources/ where you will find a comprehensive list of resources for you to get involved!

Join us at the Resident Gardens!

Our resident gardens are open for volunteer hours! Come learn and relax while gardening and polish your plant-caring skills. Look at the volunteer hours below for the Winter Quarter schedule. You can also Join the Resident Garden Discord to stay up on the latest happenings in the resident garden.

Resident Garden @ Segundo

located between Bixby Hall and the Segundo Dining Commons

  • Tuesdays: 10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Fridays: 11:00am – 1:00pm
Resident Garden @ Tercero

located near the main entrance to Latitude.

  • Mondays: 11:10am - 1:10 pm
  • Wednesdays: 1:10am - 3:10 pm


Residents can also adopt a plot in the Segundo or Tercero garden for one quarter or longer to steward their own garden space. Adopt-a-plotters will have access to garden materials and mentorship. If you are interested in adopting a plot, please fill out the Adopt-A-Plot application or visit us during open volunteer hours and speak to one of our Resident Garden Coordinators. Visit housing.ucdavis.edu/sustainability/resident-garden for more information about the resident gardens.

Sustainability Newsletter

Sign up for the weekly Student Housing and Dining Services Sustainability Newsletter at housing.ucdavis.edu/sustainability/newsletter to stay on top of upcoming events and current information!

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