STARS Platinum - the highest
rating for sustainability
Main campus powered by 100% renewable electricity
State's only 3-star green certified
restaurant (we have 3)
UNH Rated Top 5 Out of Nearly 700 Schools
for Sustainability Practices
In fall 2021, UNH achieved a renewed STARS Platinum rating from
the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE),
one of only nine schools in the nation to achieve this highest level of sustainability
performance among colleges and universities. UNH's Platinum rating was made possible through
a long-term, concerted, and university-wide effort that engaged faculty, staff, and students.
Sustainability Dual Major
UNH is one of the only universities in the country to offer a Sustainability Dual Major – a unique and powerful experience to better understand any discipline through the lens of sustainability. It’s an innovative pathway to combine your disciplinary education with the interdisciplinary skills and knowledge needed to create a more sustainable future. Learn More
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Still Seeing STARS
January2512:30pm - 1:00pm, Discover the Carsey School-National Development Council Education Award The National Development Council (NDC) is one of the most comprehensive community and economic development nonprofits in the United States. Through a unique education partnership, graduates of the NDC’s Professional Certification program can receive up to 6 graduate-level credits (2 courses) toward the Carsey School’s Master in Community Development (MCD) program. Plus, Carsey MCD students are eligible ...
February42:00pm - 3:00pm, Ready to build your skills, networks and confidence to lead as a sustainability leader? Join us online to get your questions answered and hear about the summer 2022 Sustainability Fellowship! A paid opportunity, the Fellowship pairs exceptional undergraduate and graduate students from UNH and universities across the country with municipal, educational, corporate, and non-profit partners in New England to work on transformative sustainability initiatives. Each summer, Fellows...
February1012:30pm - 2:00pm, Join us for an engaging lunchtime webinar moderated by author Andre Beaupre '75 (communication), co-founder of Soulful Advantage and UNH Sustainability Advisory Board Member. Unlike other purpose-focused books that spotlight large consumer companies and brands (think Ben & Jerry’s, Microsoft, Toms, Starbucks, IKEA, Unilever, Patagonia, Disney, Dove, Google, etc.), The Purposeful Nine and Soulful Advantage introduces a fresh group of highly successful, yet largely under t...
February14Gain experience, build your resume and networks, and get paid this summer! Fellows are paired with one of our municipal, educational, corporate, and non-profit partners in New England to work on transformative sustainability initiatives. Each summer, Fellows undertake challenging sustainability projects that are designed to create an immediate impact, offer an extraordinary learning experience, and foster meaningful collaboration.202fWhile working with their mentors and partner organizations,...