Office of Sustainability

Sustainability at Eckerd

The vision for The Office of Sustainability is to be on the forefront of innovative and entrepreneurial sustainability in liberal arts higher education. In order to accomplish this, the Office collaborates closely with the Residential and Academic Programs. Programs including recycling, bicycle sharing and repair shop, composting, and Trash to Treasure provide students with work study, volunteer, and internship opportunities including leadership and entrepreneurship.


Current Projects:


  • Recycling Program

  • Composting Program

  • Yellow Bike Program

  • White Bike Program

  • Bike Repair Shop

  • Monofilament recycling tubes

  • Trash to Treasure

  • Plastic Reduction

  • Invasive non-native species removal

  • Sea level rise mitigation plan

  • Community Farm

Trash to Treasure sale at Eckerd College