Sustainability at UCOP

With a strong commitment to sustainability, UCOP supports campuses and students through systemwide programs that strengthen their sustainability efforts. In addition to helping campuses reach their aggressive sustainability goals, UCOP is also dedicated to reducing the environmental footprint of its own operations.

UCOP Water Action Plan PDF

PDF of the Executive Summary of the UCOP Water Action Plan, last updated in June 2019.

UCOP Climate Action Plan PDF

Link to a slide deck showing the Office of the President's plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2025.

Sustainability Report for UCOP PDF

Learn about UCOP's own progress and efforts towards the UC-wide sustainability goals from this section of the Annual Report on Sustainable Practices.

Navigating UCOP: Transportation

Quick reference guide to transportation resources at UCOP, including many programs to support clean commute alternatives.

UCOP Events Calendar

Stay up-to-date on all UCOP events, including those with the Sustainability theme, by checking the Link calendar.

Waste Sorting Guidelines at UCOP

Link to the UCOP Franklin Building Waste Reduction Program page, which gives a complete overview of waste services and appropriate sorting guidelines for UCOP.

Incentives and Programs for UCOP Employees

Visit our Staff Engagement page to check out current electronic vehicle incentives for employees, and learn about our LED bulb discounts and commuter benefits program.

Reporting Leaks

Report waste and water leaks to the Building and Administrative Service Center (BASC) via email:

Zero Waste Events Guide PDF

A how-to document for planning a zero waste event.