Based on sites like “Freecycle” and “Craigslist,” the Matador Exchange seeks to encourage students to reduce the waste of unneeded items that may be of use to other students.
The recycling program at CSUN was established in 1991 as a collaborative effort between Associated Students (A.S.) and the university to promote the benefits of recycling and divert recyclable materials from the university’s waste stream.
Rideshare program is an online service that puts students in contact with potential carpooling partners. The ride-matching program, hosted through RideLinks, is made exclusively for CSUN students. The site provides secure and limited access to individuals through their designated university email accounts.
Water Filling Stations
In an effort to reduce plastic waste from single-use water bottles, the committee and PPM retrofitted existing drinking fountains with water bottle refill hardware.
Zipcar is a program for Cal State Northridge students to rent cars on an hourly basis. Individuals can rent the cars for as long as they need them, from hours up to days at a time. Renters must be at least 18 years old with a valid driver’s license.