Education - Community - Equity

Sustainability

Sustainability at Cabrillo

At Cabrillo, we are committed to doing our part as we move towards a more sustainable future, for our campus, and the world. Please explore this website and learn more about the resources and opportunities available to students, staff and faculty.

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Campus Sustainability

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Water on Campus

Specific water station locations:

In an effort to reduce use consumption of drink containers, we offer filtered water stations on campus.

Upper Campus
Lower Campus
Athletic Fields
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Waste on Campus

Divert 75

With state-mandated AB 341, Divert 75 was created to divert 75% of our total waste away from our landfill and into more sustainable options such as composting, recycling, and reusing. Recycling ♻ bins can be found throughout the campus.

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Green Energy and Buildings on Campus

Photovoltaics

We aim to be energy and green conscious in our building to strive for a healthy space we work and learn. The Horticulture Department greenhouse facilities includes photo-voltaic panels - allowing light to pass through for the plants while also generating clean energy.

Lighting

Lights in the buildings are motion censored. This helps reduce energy use.

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Transportation to Campus

Charging Stations

Cabrillo offers Aptos Campus EV Charging Stations.

Bike Co-op

Cabrillo offers options to help students faculty and staff avoid the parking hassles and find more sustainable alternatives to the Single-Occupant-Vehicle (SOaV) commute, including bikes & buses. Visit our Bike Co-Op Program for many resources.

Bus Pass

Our community has a great bus system! Get a bus pass.