Programs & Services

The Office for Sustainability offers several programs and services to support the U.Va. community in achieving university-wide sustainability goals and implementing new ideas.

Buildings and Operations

  • Greenhouse gas and nitrogen footprint tracking
  • Metrics and data analysis - progress towards goals
  • Delta Force - existing building sustainability engineering
  • LEED-EBOM alignment for existing buildings
  • Sustainability/energy project implementation project management/support
  • Alternative energy research and implementation support
  • Demand response support
  • Annual steam trap surveys
  • Owner’s sustainability representation
  • Drawing and spec reviews
  • LEED-NC and LEED-CI certification support

Outreach, Engagement, and Communications


U.Va. Recycling manages recycling and waste efforts at the University, helping to ensure that opportunities for material-based conservation and reclamation are maximized - providing recycling and zero waste support for interiors, exteriors, and special events.