Departmental Efforts

As part of Northern Michigan University’s quest for greater sustainability, many individual departments have taken on environmentally friendly initiatives. These include starting a “green” program in the residence halls to “green” test booklets provided by the student government.  Check out the links to the left to learn more about these programs.  If you hear of an NMU department or office doing something not currently listed, send a note to

Dining Services

Engineering and Planning

Facilities and Plant Operations

Golf Course


Housing and Residence Life