Campus Initiatives

Campus Initiatives
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UNH values sustainability, infusing it in all campus operations. From reducing emissions, offering public transit and supporting local food to increasing affordability and striving for racial justice, UNH has the highest rating for our sustainability efforts — STARS Platinum.

Watch the virtual sustainability tour and learn why we're one of the most sustainable institutions in the country.

Sustainable Practices on Campus

We define “practice” as the application of sustainability ideas, beliefs, values and methods to how we all live.
Learn how UNH implements sustainable practices across campus. 

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Climate & Emissions





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Grounds & Landscape Management

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Food & Dining

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Sustainable Investing

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UNH Sustainability Awards

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Earth Day at UNH


Professional Development

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21-Day Racial Equity Challenge

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Community of Learning

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Sustainable Office