June 25, 2020

Feedback from the University of Washington community on the UW’s draft Sustainability Strategy and proposed actions has been published.

UW signs White House climate pledge

6 years 9 months ago

The University of Washington has joined schools across the country in signing on to a White House climate pledge.

The American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge is part of the Nov. 19 White...

UW report details how climate change will hit Puget Sound

6 years 9 months ago

The University of Washington's Climate Impacts Group has released a report summarizing research on the likely effects of climate change in the Puget Sound region.

State of Knowledge:...

SustainableUW Festival Oct. 26-31

6 years 10 months ago

The 2015 SustainableUW Festival (green.uw.edu/festival) will take place Oct. 26-31. The festival celebrates sustainability efforts at the University of Washington, highlighting contributions and...

Green Seed Fund proposal window starts Oct. 22

6 years 10 months ago

UW Sustainability is pleased to announce that we are accepting proposals for 2015-2016 Green Seed Fund Grants, effective October 22, 2015.

Proposals for this cycle of...

UW and Seattle City Light create Green Up Program Partnership

6 years 10 months ago

The University of Washington and Seattle City Light have created a partnership through City Light’s Green Up program to advance renewable energy on campus and beyond.

The two-and-a-half...

UW works to reduce water use

6 years 11 months ago

Due to this year’s unusually hot and dry summer, the City of Seattle has asked businesses and residents to voluntarily reduce water usage by 10 percent. The University of Washington supports this...

UW among Sierra magazine's "coolest schools"

7 years 2 weeks ago

The University of Washington is once again among the top 10 greenest schools in America according to Sierra magazine.

The official publication of the Sierra Club ranked the UW No....

UW named to Green Honor Roll for 5th straight year

7 years 2 weeks ago

The University of Washington has been named to the Princeton Review’s Green Honor Roll with a perfect Green Rating for the fifth consecutive year.

Since The Princeton Review started the...

UW wins athletics sustainability award

7 years 2 weeks ago

The University of Washington has won the inaugural Sustainability Award from the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and USG Corporation for its sustainable practices...