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Facilities Management is committed to serving as a leader in sustainability and supporting UVA's 2030 Sustainability Plan. To support the University’s goals, Facilities Management has developed this departmental Sustainability Plan encompassing areas where Facilities Management is a primary decision-maker or has its own operational impact across major areas — solid waste, building energy efficiency, energy supply, fleet vehicles and purchasing, and training and communications.

    • Increase sustainability innovation and role-specific knowledge across Facilities Management.

    Summary of strategic actions

    Strategic actions include the inclusion of sustainability in New Employee Orientation sessions; development of sustainability-related performance goals; creation of sustainability trainings specific for FM, other UVA departments and external audiences; and exploration of incentive opportunities.