News Stories

Mills Ranked Among the 100 "Greenest" Colleges by Sierra Magazine

Oakland, CA–August 16, 2013 Mills College has been named one of America's 100 “coolest schools” by Sierra, the magazine of the Sierra Club.

For its seventh annual survey, Sierra magazine rated schools according to their environmental practices, green initiatives, and caliber of sustainability-oriented education. In 10 general categories of the survey, Mills earned its highest scores for cocurricular learning experiences, energy conservation, food and dining service, planning, and waste management.

Mills has also been recognized as one of the greenest colleges in the nation by The Princeton Review based on the school’s performance as an environmentally aware and responsible institution, scoring a 97 out of a possible 99 for environmental policies and practices.

 

Last Updated: 8/19/13