Sustainable living on campus.

The SEE Initiative is driven by an active group of students, faculty, and staff on campus. Listed below are some of the ways to get involved on campus.

Beta Beta Beta

The University of Dayton has a chapter of this National Biological Honors Society. Learn more >>


This initiative of the School of Engineering seeks to provide experiential learning through service-learning internships, student organization activities, collaborative research and hands-on classroom projects that support the development of appropriate technologies for the developing world, locally and globally. Learn more >>

Rivers Institute

A part of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, the Rivers Institute is a group of UD students and faculty working to connect the University to the Great Miami River and to the local community. Learn more >>

Roots and Shoots

Roots and Shoots was founded by renowned primatologist Jane Goodall. It is a global nonprofit that empowers people to make a difference for humanity and the environment. Our local chapter of Roots and Shoots is for such issues as restoring healthy ecosystems, promoting sustainable livelihoods and nurturing new generations of committed, active citizens through education and other community outreach. Contact the SEE program for more information >>

Sustainability Club

The Sustainability Club sponsors several campus activities. Learn about the energy conservation competition, UD Blackout, and other activities. Learn more >>

Sustainability Engineering Scholars

This organization is for students who want to become engineers who can make a difference in the world. Read about the Sustainability Engineering Scholars in the student organization listing for the Mechanical Engineering Program. View listing >>

Marianist Environmental Education Center

The Marianist Environmental Education Center (MEEC) is an educational ministry located at the Mount St. John Nature Preserve. Learn more >>