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  • Student Government ECO Agency

    Student Government ECO Agency is recruiting. If you want to green your campus, have an impact on student life and leave a sustainable legacy at the U, ECO Agency is for you! Follow @sgecoagency to know about ECO Agency,
    and ECO reps tabling events.

    Founded in 2012, ECO Agency is the umbrella organization under Student Government that includes the committees: ECO Board, Food Recovery Network, Green Committee, ECO Reps, and the Green Organization Coalition (GOC). You have a project for UM to become more sustainable? Your idea could help us reduce our carbon footprint, our water footprint, enhance our recycling programs or start an educational campaign! Contact the ECO Agency, if your application qualifies, your project could be eligible for funding.Contact ECO Agency President, Ryan McMullen at 

    Ryan McMullen is the president of Eco Agency and thus oversees a variety of short and long-term projects designed to increase the sustainability of UM and enhance the overall student experience through promoting stewardship and a service-oriented sense of community. He serves as a liaison between Eco Agency and the rest of student government and helps connect members of Eco Agency to a range of on-campus resources. Ryan has been a part of Eco Agency since his freshman year and has served as an Eco Rep, outreach subcommittee members, and director of the facilities subcommittee. He is a senior majoring in Marine Biology and Ecology with minors in Ecosystem Science & Policy and Biology. Contact him at

  • ECO Reps

    Become an Eco-Rep ! 
    Are you a student resident at UM with a passion for the environment, or do you just want to have a positive impact on your peers and improve sustainability on your campus? Start helping your fellow residents on environmental issues like waste reduction, energy and water conservation. Apply now, visit ECO Rep. Contact

  • U Thrift

    UThrift is UM's free on-campus thrift store that takes place every Wednesday at the Farmer's Market! 
    We are looking for individuals with a passion for sustainability and fashion to volunteer at the booth on Wednesdays and contribute to UThrift's development as a sustainable thrift store. Apply now at

  • ECO Food Pantry

    ECO Food Pantry
    Anyone interested in joining our chapter, applying for a leadership position. Contact for more information, visit the UM food Pantry 

  • CommUnity Garden Club

    Join the CommUnity Garden Club, located in front the School of Architecture's main entrance. To learn how you can get involved and help growing more local delicious produces, visit CommUnity Garden on Facebook. We will have gardening hours for volunteer. Location of the garden will change during Spring 2022. Contact for more information.

  • Plant Based Canes

    For local food lovers and gardeners at UM:
    Plant Based Canes is spreading awareness to the University of Miami community on living a plant-based lifestyle: Plant Based Canes: promoting the health, environmental, and ethical benefits of a plant based lifestyle. @PlantBasedUM 

  • U Miami USGBC Students

    Join the UMiami USGBC Students
    U.S. Green Building Council Students is a group for all students who are interested in sustainable (green) building and urbanization. We are constantly working to create a greener campus, and raise awareness both on campus and in the community. Visit UMiami USGBC Students

  • GenCleo

    The CLEO Institute, through our GenCLEO Youth Advocacy Movement, helps our youth connect the dots and understand the urgency of the climate crisis, its impacts, and solutions, and to be prepared and empowered to advocate for climate action and policy.

  • Other undergraduate student organizations

    To find more UM Student organizations that have an impact on sustainability progress on campus and in the community, contact or visit the Butler Center for Service and Leadership. Don't forget to check what's new on SASO Engage.


    Green Grad Group
    If you are a graduate student who cares about our environment, join the Green Grad Group. Help unfold the disposable plastic free campaign at the U!
    Contact GGG at for more information. Learn more

    Green Committee at Miller School of Medicine
    If you are student in the School of Medicine, join our Green Team! In collaboration with Student Government, our group of passionate students promote current programs like the Green Lab program. The Miller Food and Herb Garden needs your help: contact Monika Chojnacka, 

    RSMAS Sustainability Initiative with the Marine Science Graduate Student Organization
    Join a group of RSMAS graduate students to make our campus greener and educate our peers on living more sustainably. Visit RSMAS Sustainability Initiative

    Sustainable Business Club
    The Sustainability Club's mission is to educate business students on how sustainability integrates environmental conservation and social well-being with the long-term health and purpose of leading companies. Learn more

    Environmental Law Society
    The purpose of the organization is to examine policy issues and career opportunities in environmental law and related areas, and to promote the environmental interests of the school and students at the University of Miami School of Law to the local and national community.  Learn more