W&M Sustainability

William & Mary’s 326-year tradition of academic excellence, unparalleled community engagement, and creative interdisciplinary partnerships have prepared the university well for meeting the challenges of a sustainable future. Drawing upon the strengths, passions, and expertise of its faculty, students and staff, W&M is creating a new model of sustainability for higher education.

Sustainability LogoFrom faculty/student research and student internships to innovative community partnerships and widespread volunteerism, the university is promoting sustainability by producing leaders for tomorrow’s world who understand both the challenge and the opportunity in a sustainable future.

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Submit Your Green Fee Proposal!

Have an idea that advances initiatives in W&M with environmental, social, and economic sustainability factors? We are currently accepting Green Fee Proposals from all undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staffs. Proposals are due February 22nd. 

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Accepting Applications for Summer Research Grant 2019

Have sustainability-related research ideas that you would like to conduct? Apply for Green Fee Summer Research Grant 2019! W&M Sustainability supports and encourages students' close collaboration with W&M faculty and/or staff. Three awards will be made in amounts up to $5,000 each, plus housing on campus. An additional $450 will be awarded to the student's advisor. Applications are due February 22nd. 

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Want to Contribute to Creating a Green Events Guide?

W&M Sustainability is currently working towards creating a green events guide for campus users and suggest/explore possible areas for improvement. Meetings are open to any interested and contributing faculty, staff or students. 

Meeting Dates & Times

Join the W&M Sustainability Team

W&M Sustainability is accepting applications! Volunteer, lead, learn and create with W&M Sustainability!