Over the decades, UNM has been a pioneer in sustainability and conservation, preserving the state’s finite resources of water and energy, and ultimately utilizing tax payer dollars in the most efficient way possible.
Facilities Management’s Engineering & Energy Services department is vital to UNM Sustainability and the Energy Conservation Program. Engineering & Energy Services is responsible for updating UNM campuses with the greatest and latest building technology.
The objective of Lobo Gardens is to provide UNM students, faculty, and staff with opportunities to educate themselves and their communities about the practices and health benefits of growing one's food in sustainable ways.
UNM Recycling ensures ready access to recycling for students, faculty, staff, and visitors, serving over 1400 regularly scheduled collection points found in as many as 174 buildings, as well as many of the campus’ public spaces.