STARS Platinum - the highest
rating for sustainability
We self-generate 100% of our energy use
The state's only 4-star Certified Green Restaurants® (we have 2)
UNH Prioritizes Sustainability Practices
We've been STARS Platinum rated since 2017 from
the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE).
It's a distinction of just a handful of universities and colleges in the nation to
achieve this highest level of sustainability performance.
Our practices, and successes, are a university-wide effort from faculty, staff, and students.
Sustainability Dual Major
UNH is one of the only universities in the country to offer a Sustainability Dual Major – a powerful experience to better understand any major from a sustainability perspective. Combine your education with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to create a more sustainable future. Learn More
Discover your place in sustainability
New Experiential Program Connects Students to Granite State Organizations
UNH Celebrates Students and Alumni at Annual Social Venture Innovation Challenge
Pioneering the Valuation of Priceless Environmental Goods
April249 a.m. - 4 p.m., University-wide Sustainability Research SymposiumApril 24, 20249 a.m. - 4 p.m.MUB 330/332, 334/336 and 338/340 Check the website for schedule of presentationsJoin us to hear students from all disciplines present research on a broad range of sustainability challenges – addressing environmental stewardship, social well-being, and economic vitality to meet our present needs while ensuring the ability of future generations to meet their needs – addressing challenges using the fra...