The Division of Student Affairs has a Sustainability Working Group that advises VP Council and leads strategic planning efforts related to sustainability from an environmental, social, and economic lens. The Division also has a number of sustainability initiatives that engage, support, and challenge students and employees to get involved, learn more about sustainability, and explore how sustainability supports our diversity, equity, and inclusion goals.

DSA Sustainability Fund Application

Any Student Affairs employee or student can submit a proposal to enhance sustainability. Proposals can range from $500 up to $5,000 and can be related to energy efficiency, a new initiative, a pilot, or an event or program. For 2022 proposals will be open through December 16.

Rams Against Hunger

Offering a menu of services that support students, faculty and staff experiencing food insecurity, Rams Against Hunger services include a food pantry, a meal-swipe program, pocket pantries, and in-person assistance with navigating federal aid eligibility.

Composting Initiatives

In partnership with Facilities Management and the student-led Zero Waste Team, the Division of Student Affairs hosts a number of composting programs within campus housing and campus dining facilities as well as offices and programs throughout the Division.

Eco Leaders

A peer-to-peer education program in campus housing, Eco Leaders raise awareness of sustainability initiatives and encourage environmentally responsible behaviors including energy conservation, waste reduction, sustainable transportation, food security, and environmental justice

To learn more about sustainability at CSU, visit