Five College Sustainability Studies Program

Sustainability on Your Campus

Each of the campuses pays a great deal of attention to sustainable approaches to operations such as cogeneration power plants, green buildings, transportation, sustainable dining, and other exciting initiatives.

For more detailed information on sustainability programs, interest groups and initiatives on each campus, check out the links below:



Above Photo: Mount Holyoke's Creighton Hall, completed in 2008, received LEED Gold Certification. Pictured here are the solar thermal collectors which provide nearly 25% of the hot water.

Amherst College

Environmental Studies
http://www.amherst.edu/academiclife/departments/environmental_studies

Green Amherst (administrative)
www.amherst.edu/campuslife/greenamherst

Green Amherst Project (GAP, student group)
www.amherst.edu/campuslife/studentgroups/greenproj


Hampshire College

Environmental Sustainability
http://www.hampshire.edu/discover/sustainable.htm

Environmental Studies and Sustainability Program (ESSP)
http://www.hampshire.edu/ns/essp.htm

Hampshire Farm Center
http://sites.hampshire.edu/ffs/


Mount Holyoke College

Thematic Minor in Food
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/thematic/food.html

Environmental Stewardship
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/go/environment

Miller Worley Center for the Environment
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/mwce/

Environmental Studies
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/environmental/


Smith College

Green Smith
http://www.smith.edu/green/index.php

Smith CEEDS
Smith Center for the Environment, Ecological Design and Sustainability (CEEDS)
http://www.smith.edu/green/about.php

Office of Environmental Sustainability
http://www.smith.edu/green/sustainability.php

Environmental Sustainability Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=92345347257

Environmental Science & Policy
http://www.science.smith.edu/departments/esp/


UMass Amherst

Green UMass Amherst
http://www.umass.edu/green/

Green Learn
http://www.umass.edu/sustainability/academics

Green Innovate
http://www.umass.edu/sustainability/innovate

Green Live
http://www.umass.edu/sustainability/green-campus

Green Impact
http://www.umass.edu/sustainability/impact