Celebrate Sustainability Month at SIU or join us on the first Friday of each month for a campus green tour! Tours start at the Innovation and Sustainability Hub (in the Student Center, near the bowling alley) at noon (Sept. 2, Oct.7, Nov. 4, Dec.2, Feb. 3, Mar. 3, Apr. 7, May 5).
At SIU, we believe that the daily actions of every individual can drive a more sustainable community. The Sustainability Office catalyzes sustainable decision making on campus. We are guided by the following:
Our Mission: The Sustainability Office at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is committed to empowering a culture of sustainability through collaborative campus-based solutions across academics, operations, research, and campus life.
Our Vision: We envision a community that embodies ethical and sustainable actions in everyday decision making. By inspiring innovative solutions and encouraging cross-functional collaboration, we strive to create a model campus environment that engages students and community members in sustainable lifestyles. We guide our campus members to be responsible citizens who positively impact a global community through local actions.
Our Values: As we strive to integrate sustainability into our culture, we are committed to the following values:
Respect, Responsibility, Diversity, Collaboration, Lifelong Learning