Green Week

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At Purdue, we strive for sustainability. During Green Week, the entire Purdue community — students, faculty, staff, and locals from the Lafayette-West Lafayette area — come together to celebrate some of our campus sustainability efforts.

Each day of the week, we focus on one particular issue of sustainable living, such as energy efficiency, water management, alternative transportation, sustainable food, recycling, and community outreach.

During Green Week, you can enjoy things such as:

Our efforts have also been featured in the local and regional news. We invite you to go through our program and photo archives for Purdue Green Week on this site.

Get Involved

Purdue Green Week is a success because of enthusiastic and dedicated Boilermakers like YOU! Participating in our programs is a great way to meet new people while making a positive difference in your campus community. And, we would love your help. To volunteer for any of our activities, please contact us at or look at our getinvolved page around Green Week and see the agenda there! We look forward to meeting you!