Portland State University

Portland State University campus works hard every day towards becoming sustainable . With many projects, we try our best to practice sustainability. It is not always the cheapest option, it is not always the easiest option, but it is certainly the necessary option for our planet.

Campaign Progress

Build Your Team

The Fair Trade committee provides leadership and direction for your campaign.

Completed February 19th, 2020

Reach Out to Campus Outlets

Work with your food service provider to increase the availability of Fair Trade products on campus.

Completed February 17th, 2020

Enroll Offices and Catering

Work with campus offices and catering to source Fair Trade products.

Completed March 12th, 2020

Commit to Fair Trade Education and Events

Raise awareness of Fair Trade on your campus through events, curriculum, news coverage, and more.

Completed February 17th, 2020

Pass a Fair Trade Resolution

Draw up a resolution that reflects the college’s commitment to Fair Trade and pass it through the appropriate decision-making bodies for approval.

Completed January 26th, 2021

Recent Tweets

PSU Sustainability

@sustainablepdx 4 years Ago

RT @PDXCLAS: "As we lose that high marsh, all the coastal communities will be losing that protection from stormwater and from storm surges,…

PSU Sustainability

@sustainablepdx 4 years Ago

This Friday, March 13th join the PSU Beekeeping Task Force for the second annual Beekeeping 101 Workshop! Learn mor… https://t.co/eDKKbUoO0w

PSU Sustainability

@sustainablepdx 4 years Ago

RT @Portland_State: Interim @PSUPresident Stephen Percy and Dr. Dana Tasson talk about coronavirus, what PSU is doing about it, and steps y…

Fair Trade Products

Bowery Bagels Smith Memorial Student Union, first floor
Victor’s Market First Floor of Ondine
Versa Cafe Versa Cafe is located on the ground floor of the in the newly built Viking Pavilion.
PSU Bookstore The PSU Book store is located at PSU's Urban Center, off of SW 5th and Mill right by the MAX line.
Victor’s Dining Center Ondine Building, First Floor
Smith’s Place First floor of Smith Memorial Student Union
Smith’s Kitchen Smith Memorial Student Union
Brandford’s Bean Miller Library


Kim DiNardo