Top Ten Greenest Colleges in the U.S., 2011

Updated February 12, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

The Sierra Club selected the top ten most environmentally friendly colleges and universities in the country. Results are based on clean-energy purchases, green-building policies, bike facilities, food served in dorms, and recognition by environmental organizations, among other factors.

Rank School
1. University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2. Green Mountain College, Poultney, VT
3. University of California, San Diego
4. Warren Wilson College, Asheville, North Carolina
5. Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA
6. University of California, Irvine
7. University of California, Santa Cruz
8. University of California, Davis
9. Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA
10. Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
Source: The Sierra Club. Web: Sierra Club

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