AASHE Sustainable Campus Index

Colby has been ranked the number one overall top performer among baccalaureate institutions in the AASHE (Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education) 2019 Sustainable Campus Index. The College was also ranked number one in the “air and climate” category and ranked in the top 10 in the “campus engagement,” “public engagement,” and “well-being and work.”

According to the report, “the 2019 Sustainable Campus Index (SCI) recognizes top-performing colleges and universities overall by institution type and in 17 sustainability impact areas, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS), a voluntary framework used by hundreds of colleges and universities to measure, report, and strengthen their contributions to global sustainability.” Colby has received a gold STARS rating.

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