Get Involved

Opportunities abound on campus and in the surrounding Louisville community for students interested in environmental issues.

Learning Communities

Our Terra Learning Community for first-year students is open to all students in any major that are interested in sustainability and environmental issues. Focusing on the theme “Sustainability: from words to action,” the Terra Learning Community combines coursework in sustainability with environmentally conscious living and co-curricular community engagement toward environmental responsibility. Contact the director, Prof. Beth Bell (, for more information.

Student Groups

Many student organizations on campus are related to the environment. Contact the respective organizers for more information, or attend an Activities Fair on campus.

Community Groups

Louisville has many community organizations related to environmental sustainability and environmental justice. Follow the links to find out more about these organizations and sign up to help.