Students, Faculty and Staff Can Conserve During Break

The semester is quickly coming to an end and winter break is in sight! If you are leaving campus this winter, please remember these steps to conserve before you leave your residences, offices, classrooms, and common areas. Wishing everyone a safe, fun and sustainable break.

Steps to take before leaving for winter break:

  • Turn off all lights.
  • Turn off and unplug electronics and appliances.
  • Close all windows tightly, shut blinds and set thermostat to 68 degrees F.
  • Report any leaks or drafts to facilities.
  • Defrost and unplug fridges.

Please share these reminders with your networks!

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‚ÄčHappy holidays from the Office of Sustainability!