Santa Clara University


Student Organizations


Tools for all student organizations


SCOOPS: Students Collaborating and Organizing Opportunities and Projects for Sustainability

SCOOPS empowers Santa Clara University students in leadership positions to implement the University's Strategic Plan by fostering Justice and Sustainability programs among student organizations. Liaisons engage their organization's members in sustainable behaviors in order to develop a culture of sustainability among students at SCU. Liaisons share and discuss endeavors, events, ideas, and foster collaborative opportunities between multiple organizations.

Sustainable Events & Purchasing (Coming Soon- Summer 2014!)

Planning an event? Need to purchase supplies? Let the Center for Sustainability help you make it more sustainable!

Best Practices for Student Organizations

Read a PDF with 10 ways student organizations, clubs, and teams can operate more sustainably right now, regardless of their theme or purpose. Suggestions include reducing waste associated with meetings and meals, ordering club t-shirts through socially-responsible vendors, and choosing more sustainable transportation options when organizing an event off-campus.

Contact Us

Center for Sustainability
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053