Office of Residence Life

Sustainability in the Halls

From in-room recycling containers to green custodial supplies sustainability is a way of life at The University of Toledo and in its housing.

Current Sustainable Initiatives

  • In-room recycling containers
  • Recycling stations in common areas of every building
  • Timed lighting to enjoy natural sunlight
  • Low wattage bulbs used in common spaces
  • Motion-censored lighting in some common areas
  • Green custodial supplies
  • In-hall sustainability programming
  • Residence Life sponsored energy savings competition - BlackoUT
  • End of the year donation drives
  • Outdoor Seating/Benches
  • Bike Racks

To learn more about what residence life is doing to encourage sustainability and what you can do to help as a member of The University of Toledo on-campus community visit the links below.

UT Green Guide

Residence Hall Energy Conservation Tips

BlackoUT Competition



Last Updated: 6/27/22