Where Are The Greenest Universities In The Country?

Schools included in the list boast multiple, simple, and complex means of contributing to the planet's health in ways including sustainability, clean energy, solar power, recycling, landscape management, and more.


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Schools included in the list boast multiple, simple, and complex means of contributing to the planet's health in ways including sustainability, clean energy, solar power, recycling, landscape management, and more.
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The 50 Greenest Colleges And Universities In America

Where Are The Greenest Universities In The Country?

Posted by Heidi Schwartz

OnlineSchoolsCenter.com has released its list of the Top 50 Green Schools recognizing colleges and universities that go above and beyond for their students, the environment, the community, and the school as a whole to provide an environmentally conscious campus life.

Schools included in the list boast multiple, simple, and complex means of contributing to the planet’s health in ways including, but not limited to, sustainability, clean energy, solar power, recycling, landscape management, and more. Not only are these colleges and universities green, they also offer programs for students who are interested in conservation and sustainability—as well as many hands-on efforts in and around the campus and community.

Below are OnlineSchoolsCenter.com’s picks of the Top 50 Green Schools:

50. Syracuse UniversitySyracuse, NY
49. Bentley University – Waltham, MA
48. University of Central OklahomaEdmond, OK
47. University of Missouri – Columbia, MO
46. University of St. Thomas (Minnesota)Saint Paul and Minneapolis, MN
45. University of Colorado at BoulderBoulder, CO
44. Ithaca CollegeIthaca, NY
43. University of Wisconsin – Stevens PointStevens Point, WI
42. Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, PA
41. University of California – Los AngelesLos Angeles, CA
40. Pomona CollegeClaremont, CA
39. University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PA
38. Quinnipiac UniversityHamden, CT
37. The Catholic University of AmericaWashington, DC
36. The City University of New YorkNew York City, NY
35. University of Wisconsin – Madison, WI
34. University at Buffalo, SUNY – Buffalo, NY
33. University of Tennessee – KnoxvilleKnoxville, TN
32. University of UtahSalt Lake City, UT
31. Northwestern UniversityEvanston and Chicago, IL
30. Oklahoma State University – Stillwater, OK
29. Georgetown UniversityWashington, DC
28. University of Oklahoma – Norman, OK
27. Iowa State UniversityAmes, IA
26. College of the Atlantic (Bar Harbor) – Bar Harbor, ME
25. University of California – Santa CruzSanta Cruz, CA
24. Colgate UniversityHamilton, NY
23. California State University – ChicoChico, CA
22. Middlebury CollegeMiddlebury, VT
21. University of Colorado at Colorado SpringsColorado Springs, CO
20. State University of New YorkStony Brook University – Oyster Bay, Long Island, NY
19. University of VermontBurlington, VT
18. Colorado State UniversityFort Collins, CO
17. Santa Clara UniversitySanta Clara, CA
16. Harvard College/Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA
15. University of New Hampshire – Durham, NH
14. Portland State UniversityPortland, OR
13. University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignChampaign-Urbana, IL
12. Columbia UniversityManhattan, NY
11. University of Washington at SeattleSeattle, WA
10. Cornell UniversityIthaca, NY
9. Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlanta, GA
8. Green Mountain CollegePoultney, VT
7. Stanford UniversityStanford, CA
6. Lewis and Clark CollegePortland, OR
5. University of California at IrvineIrvine, CA
4. University of Massachusetts – AmherstAmherst, MA
3. University of California – Santa BarbaraSanta Barbara, CA
2. Dickinson CollegeCarlisle, PA
1. American UniversityWashington, DC

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