How you can get involved

Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.
John Muir



Dr. Lines with students in garden


Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead


local community garden



Rollins Rock Climbing


Eco-Rollins mission is to promote awareness, educate the campus community, and implement positive change regarding our relationship to the environment.

Eco-Rollins members are involved in all environmental initiatives held on campus.  Every year events are planned for America Recycles Day, Earth Day, Earth Hour and various other events on campus and in the community to promote awareness of environmental issues.

Rollins Climbing Club

The Rollins Climbing Club is a relatively new student organization that brings the fun and excitement of rock climbing to Rollins! Rock climbing is a comprehensive sport that works muscles not normally used, gives you a full body work out and builds self-esteem. What feeling is better than conquering a mountain? (Even if it is a man-made one!)

Checkout this r-net article on rock climbing!


JUMP - Join us in making progress

Rollins college has an amazing organization called JUMP (Join Us in Making Progress) that is completely dedicated to giving back to the community of Winter Park and Orlando.

Join them in their adventure…make progress by connecting and engaging in events, programs, and initiatives that make a difference in communities across Central Florida. J.U.M.P. provides Rollins College students, faculty, and staff the opportunity for personal growth and experiential education through campus and community involvement.

J.U.M.P.! Events are open to all members of the Rollins College community, including friends and families.

Rollins Outdoor Club [ROC]

ROC is an active campus organization dedicated to broadening community awareness and enjoyment of outdoor activities.The activities of the group include camping trips, SCUBA diving, lectures, movies, and safety instruction.  


I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?
Robert Redford

students gardening