Moving out can be crazy and stressful but we think it is the best time to make a difference for the community (and earth)! Luther's move out week has historically generated the most waste of any week during the year but that is changing.
In 2022 we diverted 13.8 tons of waste from the landfill during move out week! This includes:
We are seeking 60+ volunteers for the 2023 Move Out Mindfully program! Watch this page for a link to sign up to join us.
Donation rooms are located in every residence hall on campus. Please sort your items into the appropriate categories when donated, according to the signs on the wall. Donations are picked up daily by the Depot Outlet during Move Out Week.
When moving out, move out mindfully. The landfill should be the last option. Before you bury something forever, think about whether it could be recycled or reused.
We need your help to reduce waste and help out campus Move Out Mindfully!
The landfill should be your last option when moving out. Examples of items that should go to the landfill include:
Email Sustainability with questions about specific items.