Membership Benefits

  • Live within a supportive community of students with similar interests and goals for a more sustainable lifestyle
  • Learn to balance the challenges of incorporating sustainability into an already busy lifestyle involving academics, social life, and healthy living
  • There is always something going on in the EcoVillage! Village programs and social events coordinated by students, Upper-class EcoVillage Mentors and Bragaw Resident Advisors happen throughout the year
  • Gain service learning experience through sustainability-related hands-on community service opportunities and projects improving the sustainability of the campus and local community
  • Academic support is provided through the opportunity to create course study groups at the beginning of every semester, as well as 24-hour use of the EcoVillage Study Room, complete with whiteboard and flat panel TV with laptop connections for group work
  • Upper-class EcoVillage Mentors help transition new students into the University
  • Alternate Spring Break and other field trip opportunities for residents who complete participation expectations in the Fall semester
  • The EcoVillage is centrally located and features easy access to classes, dining, the Student Cinema and the Student Health Center
  • EcoVillage allows its residents to have a non-Village roommate, space permitting.