About

Our Mission

The USC Office of Sustainability serves the University of Southern California and the greater community by helping to institutionalize sustainability throughout the University.

Our Purpose

USC Sustainability works to form productive relationships between students and faculty, community and university leaders, and broadly defined external stakeholders in search of solutions for USC’s pressing social and environmental challenges.

Trojan Sustainability

The USC Office of Sustainability office members work on teams with internal and external stakeholders such as operations units, students, faculty and school leaders, community and city leaders, and the private sector to help develop lasting solutions for some of USC’s most pressing social and environmental challenges.

Projects include:

  • Urban Garden Program
  • Recycling Programs
  • Green Office Certification Program
  • Energy Reduction Competitions
  • Online Greenhouse Gas Dashboards for Buildings