Get Green Certified!

Green Resident Green Floor Certification

Are you a residence hall student looking to decrease your environmental footprint? Want to compete against your floor mates for bragging rights, and against other floors for prizes?

  • Fill out this certification form to get started, and explore the other pages on this site for tips and tricks to boost your score!
  • Each activity is worth between one and three points, if you score at least 70% of the possible points, you’ll become a Green Certified Residentand receive an e-certificate!
  • If 50% of your floor achieves Green Resident Status, together you’ll be a Green Certified Floor. Not only do all Green Floors get a sweet certificate to display, but the highest scoring floor also wins a zero-waste finals party complete with dinner from a Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant!



Green Event Certification

Green Certified Event

  • Have you considered composting and recycling during and after your event?
  • Can you provide agendas or material electronically instead of printing?
  • Are you providing your guests with vegetarian and vegan food options?
  • If your event is outdoors have you requested the WaterMonster?
  • Post to the Pitt Food Share to get rid of excess food after your event!
  • Click here to view and download a “How To” guide for Green Event planning!
  • Ready to Green Certify? FOLLOW THIS LINK!


How do I green certify my event?



Click the hyperlink to fill out the application for Green Event Certification. The application will walk you through greening every part of your event.