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Sustainability

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Welcome to Sustainability Programs at Georgia Southern University.

What is Sustainability?

Sustainability is often defined as the ability to meet present needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. In other words, sustainability requires careful use of our resources, including water, air, energy, biodiversity, soil, etc. so they will be in adequate supply for the foreseeable future. 

To find out if you’re living a sustainable life:

Click Here to learn more how to apply for a Sustainability Fee Grant
EcoReps raise awareness about ecological issues, encourage environmental and socially responsible behavior throughout the campus by planning related events and activities on the Statesboro campus. Click here to apply!

Our Mission

  • To increase positive behavior through education and awareness on sustainability issues on campus and the community.
  • To provide incentives for faculty, staff, and students to incorporate sustainability in research, teaching and service.
  • To form partnerships with local community to improve sustainability.
  • To implement best practices in sustainability at Georgia Southern University.

Contact Us

Sustainability Programs
P.O. Box 8114
Statesboro, GA 30460

Phone: (912) 478-1435
Fax: (912) 478-1316
Email: sustainability@georgiasouthern.edu

Last updated: 4/5/2021