The Green Initiative Fund

Program History

2008

The TGIF fee is put on the ballot for the undergraduate student body to vote on a $4 per student per quarter fee, set to expire after 10 years. The referendum passed with a 76.46% yes vote.

2016

TGIF is put on the ballot to extend the expiration date indefinitely, and passed with a 69.8% yes vote.

2017

TGIF hosts the inaugural Sustainability Innovation Challenge and awards Bruin Home Solutions $50,000 to complete their project.

2019

TGIF introduces the Capital/Infrastructure Project Application.