BestColleges.com recently published its list of the 39 Greenest Universities and Colby ranks number 3! An excerpt from their ranking is below.

Another college to earn total carbon neutrality, the influence of conservation and sustainability best practices can be seen across the curriculum in a variety of disciplines. The Environmental Studies program is recognized nationally, and places a notable focus on field research opportunities and experiential learning. It is one of the oldest in the country, and its curriculum serves as a model for others like it.

Colby College has been recognized by the Princeton Review, the Sierra Club, Fiske and many more for its outstanding environmental studies program.