- The University opens the Center for Sustainability and hires the first full-time Sustainability Coordinator.
- The University achieves the AASHE STARS Gold Ranking.
Students introduce the B-Cycle program.
Student Housing department hires their first Sustainability staff member.
A Carbon Neutrality Plan is announced.
The University Sustainability Council is created to advise University administration on making DU a more sustainable institution.
The University hires its first Energy Engineer to help lower energy usage and educate students about energy issues.
Chancellor Robert Coombe signs the American College and University President's Climate Commitment (ACUPCC).
The Undergraduate Student Government introduces a "Green Fee" to fund the purchase of wind energy credits.
The Sturm College of Law becomes LEED Gold certified.
- The University moves to its current location.
The University of Denver is founded.