• Where to Recycle on Campus

    Have you ever been walking around campus, holding an empty iced drink container from Starbucks, wondering where on earth you should go to recycle it? Luckily, there are places to recycle all across campus, both inside and outdoors…. Read More

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    Little Free Library at The Children’s School

    Recently, a team from Medical Center Facilities Operations built a new Little Free Library at The Children’s School @ URMC. The Children’s School is located across the street from the Medical Center and provides care for the children… Read More

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    Student’s Corner

    No denying it, it’s getting cold up here in Rochester. And while that means all kinds of sad things (think snow, snow, and more snow), the cool weather is also bringing back something beautiful: hot coffee and tea…. Read More

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    CURCS: Helping Rochester One Student at a Time

    The goal of CURCS, or Connecting Universities to Rochester City Schools, is to target young, energetic, and innovative college students as volunteers to serve as tutors, mentors, and positive role models during the enrichment period of Expanded Learning… Read More

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    Student’s Corner

    Yesterday, in my Environmental Economics class, I learned of an interesting choice that I’ll now have to consider when I consider what to grab for dinner. The choice is this one: do I care more about the well-being… Read More

University Facilities and Services Mission

To create and manage a physical environment that promotes academics, student life, healthcare, research, and public service at the University of Rochester through our core values of teamwork, trust, integrity, professionalism and quality.

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(Pictured Above from left to right: Patricia Beaumont, Director of Support Operations, Glenn Smith, President of APPA, and Fazeelah Chappell, Acting Recycling Coordinator)   On July 24, 2014, the University of Rochester was awarded the prestigious APPA 2014 Sustainability… Read More

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Toner Cartridge Recycling

How to recycle ink jet and toner cartridges – You can mail ink jet and toner cartridges to University Mail Services. Please place in original or replacement packaging and mail to PO Box 270001. On River Campus, you… Read More

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2013 Milestones

Each year the University of Rochester updates its Sustainability Milestones. The modernization of the Central Utilities chillers is one of the accomplishments. 2013 includes accomplishments in the areas of Computing, Ecology, Energy, Hazardous Materials LEED, Power Plant, Purchasing, and… Read More

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