Move-In Green

Move-In Green is Penn’s move-in engagement program dedicated to environmental sustainability. The program gives upperclassmen leaders the opportunity engage new and returning students on environmental initiatives around campus.

Move-In Green 2015

Applications are currently being accepted for Move-In Green 2015!  Apply by Sunday, April 5th to be a Volunteer or Leader and join this year's program!  If you would like to know the program dates, take a look at our 2014 Program calendar!  Email questions to Julian Goresko at

Program Responsibilities

Choosing to be a Move-In Green Volunteer is a fun and interactive experience!  Duties include managing outreach tables at the Quad, Hill, and High Rises.  Talking with students about environmental activities on campus, educating students about how to recycle at Penn and recycling locations, staffing select NSO Zero-Waste events, and assisting with hands-on recycling support in College Houses.  Ideal candidates are motivated, responsible, with a passion for all things environmental and great interpersonal skills!  We are currently seeking both Volunteer and Leaders for this year's program!

Volunteers are required to:

  • Attend a Spring Welcome Session
  • Attend a Fall Training Session
  • Volunteer for three full days from Thursday - Saturday during Move-In/NSO

Volunteer Benefits:

  • Free early move-in privileges
  • Free dining dollars during NSO
  • A Move-In Green t-shirt
  • Leadership experience and opportunity to work with staff and students interested in environmental sustainability

Save the Dates

Sunday, April 5th: Applications due

Friday, May 1st: Spring Orientation (time tbd)

Sunday, August 16th: Early Move-In begins

Tuesday, August 18th: Volunteer Training Session

Thursday, August 20th - Saturday, August 22nd: Program Outreach

Saturday, August 22nd: Program Wrap-Up