Sustainability Committees and Clubs

We want to hear from you! SF State depends on your involvement to make the university more sustainable. Get involved by joining one a student group or a staff and faculty green team.

Campus Sustainability Committee 

San Francisco State's Sustainability Committee assists the University in monitoring its relationship with the environment and in establishing sustainability as a fundamental consideration throughout campus. More information on the Sustainability Committee.


Housing Green Team

SF State's Housing Green Team works with residential communities to make our housing operations more sustainable. Join the Housing Green Team.

Sustainability Student Groups


EcoLife is the sustainability group for students who live in university housing. Get in touch with them to find out how you can make Residential Life greener. EcoLife Facebook page.

ECO Students

ECO students is an environmental action student group. It is open to all students from any major. The group works on a variety of environmental issues on and off campus. Email or check out the Eco Students Facebook page

The Green Initative Fund 

The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) aims to establish a fund to finance student-led sustianability improvements at SF State and create paid internships for students. Visit the TGIF Facebook Page.

AS Environmental Resource Center 

The Associated Students Environmental Resource Center coordinates sustainability efforts in the Student Center Auxillary and hosts numerous events. Visit the AS ERC website.

Fossil-Free SFSU

This club leads a campaign to divest from fossil fuels. Their campaign is a part of a global movement to shift power away from fossil fuels to more sustainable and eco-friendly industries. Fossil Free SFSU Facebook page

Real Food Challenge

The mission of the Real Food Challenge (RFC) is to harness the power of youth and universities to build a healthy, fair, and green food economy. They work towards shifting food purchases away from industrial agriculture towards local, sustainable, and fair sources. RFC Facebook page.

Power to the Pedal

Power to the Pedal is SF State's hub bicycle community. Get free bike repairs, find out about bike events, and work to make SF State a better place for bikes. Visit Power to the Pedal.

Friends of the Greenhouse

Friends of the Greenhouse sponsors horticultural and botanical activities for students, staff, and local community members. The group seeks volunteers to keep its 2,000 plants happy and healthy. Friends of the Greenhouse also has a plant sale of greenhouse overstock once a semester. Please contact or their word press for more information.