This map gives an overview of sustainability sites around the Washington Square and Brooklyn campuses to help guide you in the direction of living a more sustainable life at NYU.


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Bike Corral

A large bike corral is located behind the Stern building (Tisch Hall) and is available via ID entry as a safe place for NYU students, faculty, and staff to lock their bikes for the day. The bike corral also has a bike pump available for use.

Located behind Tisch Hall (Stern building) at Mercer St and W 3rd St

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CoGeneration Plant

Also known as a combined heat and power plant, the CoGeneration plant efficiently generates heat and electricity at the same time to reduce thermal energy (or heat) waste.

Located under Mercer Plaza between W 3rd and W 4th Streets

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Composting Locations

The local farmers markets offer composting services that vary by day and location. 

Union Square Greenmarket | Tompkins Square Greenmarket | Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket

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Farmers Markets Locations

Three of GrowNYC's Greenmarkets most centrally located to NYU Residence Halls.

Union Square Greenmarket | Tompkins Square Greenmarket | Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket


LEED Certified Buildings

There is over 2 million square feet of spaces on campus that are LEED certified, or undergoing certification. LEED rates buildings on environmental responsibility and resource efficiency.

Wilf Hall | GCASL | 370 Jay St. | Gallatin | NYU-DC | 244 Greene St. | Stern Concourse | 22 Washington Sq North | Washington Mews (7, 8, 14a) | Nursing/Denistry | Brittany Hall

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NYU Office of Sustainability

The NYU Office of Sustainability is located at 740 Broadway on the 6th Floor.

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Technoscrap Recycling Locations

Technoscrap Recycling Locations can be found in select NYU Residence Halls and Bobst Library.

Othmer Hall | Brittany Hall | Broome Street Hall | Founders Hall | 3rd Avenue North Hall | Bobst Library

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Textile Recycling Locations

Textile Recycling Locations can be in many NYU Residence Hall.

Othmer Hall | Brittany Hall | Broome Street Hall | Carlyle Court Hall | Founders Hall | Gramercy Green Hall | Lafayette Hall | Palladium Hall | 3rd Avenue North Hall | University Hall | Weinstein Hall

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Water Filling Stations

Water fountains and filling stations are located in the following buildings.

Education Building | Pless Hall | Barney Building | 7th Street Residence Hall | Bobst Library | Broadway Block Central Plaza | 3rd Avenue North Hall | Kimmel Center | Rubin Residence Hall | Global Center | Palladium Hall | Furman Hall | Waverly Buildng | 19 West 4th St | East Building | Weinstein | Silver Center | Brittany Residence Hall | University Hall | Vanderbilt Hall | Lipton Residence Hall | 411 1st Avenue | Rogers Hall | Chan House