Best Practices for Sustainable Purchasing

Want to know more how you can help USF become more sustainable through purchasing practice? Take a look at our suggestions.

Patel College of Global Sustainability

The Patel College of Global Sustainability (PCGS) is the newest degree-granting college at the University of South Florida and is unique in its mission and its approach. The mission of PCGS is achieving sustainable development, both locally and globally, by fostering social, economic and environmental sustainability; we accomplish this through teaching, research, mentoring students and community outreach, as well as by generating practical knowledge and developing innovative technologies, skills and policies.


Focus on Sustainability

USF researchers will use a NSF grant to lead an international team looking at revolutionary ways to turn waste water into usable products.

Facilities Management LEED & Sustainability

USF is dedicated to sustainability both on campus and around the world. Facilities Management works closely with various partners on sustainable projects around campus.

Housing & Residential Education Sustainability

Recycling is a fundamental process in the efforts of the University of South Florida to create a sustainable campus environment. Though recycling is just one small facet of the larger scope of environmental responsibility, it is an extremely visible and vital step in achieving this strategic goal.