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Tree Campus USA® is a recognition issued by the Arbor Day Foundation to recognize higher education institutions that promote a healthy urban forest and foster student and community engagement with urban forestry. UVU received a Tree Campus USA® recognition for the first time 2018.  To earn this recognition UVU met the following 5 standards:

  • Standard 1 - Form a Campus Tree Advisory Committee (to join the UVU Tree Advisory Committee please email Genevieve Richards with your interest).
  • Standard 2 - Prepare a Campus Tree Care Plan.
  • Standard 3 – Campus Tree Program with Dedicated Annual Expenditures.
  • Standard 4 – Arbor Day Observance. 
  • Standard 5 – Service Learning Projects.