Sierra Magazine: Explore, enjoy and protect the planet.
Here's what schools needed to do right to get into our top 10 list: everything. Check out Sierra magazine's seventh annual ranking of the nation's greenest universities.
 
 

Do Green Schools Matter?

Sierra has been ranking America's greenest colleges for seven years now, so we know what a difference a campus can make. But what happens when students graduate? Read more >


MEASURING ECO-LITERACY

Is green education working? Schools are finding out.

STUDENTS' "AHA" MOMENTS

A professor, a class, even a PowerPoint can change a life.

DIY: BOOK INTO A BOOKSHELF

Turn an old tome into a stylish shelf.

CLIMATE IN THE CLASSROOM

Environmentalism's hard facts imbue the social sciences.


FILTHY LUCRE

Students demand that colleges divest from dirty energy.

SOLAR DECATHLON

By building eco-houses, they're jump-starting careers.

ECO-SCHOLARSHIPS

Learning how to save the world? There's a grant for that.

HOW TO GET A GREEN JOB

Hint: Bypass the ivory tower.
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Illustrations (top): Harry Campbell

Photos, first row, from left: Don Hamerman/courtesy of Green Mountain College, courtesy of Claire Groebner, Lori Eanes, Lang Thomas Photography
Second row, from left: Courtesy of Stefano Paltera/U.S. Department of Energy, iStockphoto/ARTQU, courtesy of Kern Community College District