BicyclingUNC Cruiser Bicycle

Campus Recreation has a fleet of 100 cruiser bicycles and 20 Mountain Bikes, designed unique to UNC. All bikes come with a helmet and lock, as well as the option to use a front-mounted basket.

Bicycle use is also facilitated and encouraged by five bike repair stations available at locations across campus.Bike repair station

Parking for hybrid/flex fuel vehicles sign for reserved parking spaces for alternative fueled vehicles

As part of the Butler Hancock L.E.E.D. project, several reserved parking spaces were identified for use by alternative fueled vehicles.

Bear Bus

Choose a bus route to fit your needs, including the Boomerang bus, which runs between Gunter Hall and Michener Library.

Campus Fleet Efficiency & Petroleum Consumption

  • UNC has purchased four hybrid vehicles. Two in Facilities Management, one for UNCPD and one assigned to the rental fleet.
  • The UNC fleet includes 30 alternative fuel vehicles capable of using E85.
  • Grounds, Athletics and IT use several gator and golf cart type vehicles on campus.
  • Grounds is investigating the use of biodiesel for their mowers and other equipment.

News & Announcements

powerED Presentation (PDF)

UNC named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists. Read more here.

UNC has been named a "Tree Campus USA" for the second year in a row!! Read more here.

UNC President Norton speaks about sustainability efforts here on campus in the 2013 State of the University address. Read more here.

UNC receives the city of Greeley's 6th annual Environmental Stewardship Award. Read more here.

Sustainability Goals here at UNC (PDF)

UNC's Green Guide (PDF)