What You Can Do
Vassar College has numerous green initiatives that engage students in sustainability initiatives, reduce the environmental impact of the college’s operations, and work toward a carbon-neutral future.
Vassar Trustees Endorse $13-million Plan to Move College toward Carbon Neutrality
At a meeting on the campus on October 19, the Vassar College Board of Trustees agreed in principle to a decisive plan to move Vassar toward its goal of carbon neutrality by the year 2030. The trustees declared their support for a $13-million package of major renovations and upgrades to the college’s heating system as well as other energy-saving projects.
Vassar is committed to achieving carbon neutrality no later than 2030. Explore the path we’re taking to get to net zero and check out our progress so far.
Research and Education
Every Vassar student has the opportunity to build sustainability into their curriculum. Learn more about our educational offerings inside an outside the classroom.
On Campus Action
Discover Vassar’s current sustainability efforts and the resources available to the campus community.
Whether you’re looking for an environmental club, volunteer opportunities, or just some advice on how to green your lifestyle, we can help.