Connecticut College strives to be a leader in sustainability among campuses nationwide.
At Connecticut College, sustainability is a framework by which long-lasting solutions to local and global challenges are developed through understanding the connections among social equity, environmental stewardship and economic wellbeing and including all three within all decision-making and strategic planning processes.
Working with faculty to integrate sustainability across the curriculum
Educating the campus community on sustainable practices
Collecting and analyzing campus sustainability data.
In July 2021, Connecticut College earned a Gold rating from the Sustainability, Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS), a program of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE). Read our most recent report here.