Carbon Management Plan — A road map to zero net emissions by 2025
OSCA the composter
OSCA can process up to 50 tonnes of organic waste per year
Bring your own cup
And save hundreds of disposable cups from being thrown away each year
Water Refill Campus Initiative
Refill your water and help us to prevent approximately 40,000 plastic water bottles per year going to landfill.
USC Express Shuttle
USC express shuttle service provides low fares for direct USC travel routes to all staff and students.
The University of the Sunshine Coast is committed to environmental sustainability for the benefit of students, staff and the wider community. USC has an active program of sustainability initiatives that address both large-scale issues such as energy, waste, recycling and the campus environment, and targeted activities such as the development and use of green cleaning practices.
Biodiversity and environment
USC is a flora and fauna reserve, spread over 100 hectaresLearn more
Electricity emissions have reduced by 1.7 percent since 2014Learn more
USC is a Water Refill campus and offers free chilled filtered waterLearn more
Waste and recycling
USC has adopted measures to manage and minimise our wasteLearn more
Travel to campus by bike or jump on the USC Express shuttleLearn more
USC's strategic position on sustainabilityLearn more
Campus buildings focus on environmentally sustainable designLearn more
Our practices have been acknowledged through a series of national awardsLearn more