Donation Drive progress graphic. Goal is 30,000 pounds. Currently at 13,402 pounds.Overview

Each year, OSU Campus Recycling and Surplus Property, in collaboration with University Housing and Dining, coordinate an effort to reduce waste during residence hall move-out by educating residents and giving them the tools to recycle and donate as much as possible. Learn more about previous years' results here.

How You Can Help

Last year, about 36,000 lbs of material was diverted from the landfill and given to local non-profits. This year the goal to reach is 30,000 lbs once more, and you can help!

Live in a Res. Hall?

Learn how to donate

Visit our resident webpage for all the how-to's. Look for your informational door-hanger on our around Memorial Day and donations bins placed in your hall in week 9!


Learn how to volunteer

Assist with the donation drive Monday, June 11th through Tuesday, June 19th, receiving and sorting material with Campus Recycling staff at the Benton County Fairgrounds or joining our crew to go out on routes!

See shift times and sign-up to help using this form.


Check back later to see a 2018 thermometer tracking our progress!

2018 Benefitting Organizations

For More Information

Andrea Norris, 737-5398
Marketing & Development Coordinator, OSU Campus Recycling