Student Life

Students moving bins in East Quad
  • Housing’s Move-in and Move-out recycling programs results in tons of unwanted items being donated to local organizations every year. In addition, all cardboard and other materials are recycled.
  • Single-stream recycling has been implemented in all Student Life units. University Unions also collects batteries, printer toner, pens and light bulbs.
  • Housing and Dining renovations focus on the use of sustainable upholstery, textiles and furniture.
  • The MUG in the Michigan Union was painted in low VOC paints.
  • In building renovations, building materials that contain recycled content are used whenever possible.