American College and University President’s Climate Commitment: UMF signed in Fall of 2007, which commits UMF to actively working towards campus carbon neutrality.


Former UMF President Theo Kalikow pictured second from bottom left


Visit the ACUPCC website

View UMF’s climate action plan


UMF Climate Action Plan Highlights:

Greenhouse gas emissions and energy inventory
Our plan to achieve carbon neutrality
Upgrade infrastructure
• Change behavior and modify policies
• Use more renewable energy
Educating the campus community about sustainability



Student Involvement in Climate Action

There are numerous ways that student can get involved on climate action! Please check out the range of climate change advocacy groups both within the U Maine System and in Maine, including Divest U Maine, Maine Students for Climate Justice and 350 Maine.

Divest U Maine

Maine Students for Climate Justice

350 Maine