Proud to be one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible colleges, Southwestern shows its commitment to sustainable practices throughout campus with student-led initiatives, grant-funded projects, and the participation of the entire SU community.
Students from SEAK and the Environmental Studies program plant a Monterrey oak on campus to continue our commitment to the TreeCampus USA program. (Photo credit: Carlos Barron)
Prof. John Ore at Southwestern’s first solar array.
Sustainability begins with "SU"
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Southwestern University Receives STARS Gold Rating for Sustainability Achievements
STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System measures and encourages sustainability in all aspects of higher education.READ FULL STORY
SU has Earned 2021 Distinction Through the Tree Campus Higher Education Program for the Fifth Year in a Row
Southwestern University shows a dedication to including green spaces on campus as they have proven to benefit students.READ FULL STORY
Southwestern University Recognized in the The Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges 2022 Edition
SU is determined to be a significant environmentally responsible college according to The Princeton Review.READ FULL STORY