The Green Buildings Team

Our mission is to promote green operations through building investigation and student-staff collaboration in the pursuit of LEED certification of campus buildings.

LEED students doing a building walk-through.
LEED students doing a building walk-through.

LEED EB:OM, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance, is a green building certification program for existing buildings. The LEED EB:OM team will work with you to collect information on your building. Based on the number of points achieved, your building will receive one of the four LEED rating levels: Certified, Silver, Gold, or Platinum.

Our Goals

  • Promote energy, water conservation, and green cleaning
  • Improve campus policies for waste, water, purchasing, and energy
  • Encourage campus engagement in environmental issues
  • Enhance STARS/Cool School reporting
  • Educate students on sustainability

Our Partners


  • LEED Office: 530-752-9699
  • LEED Students: 530-752-3437