UNC Greensboro is one of the 399 most environmentally responsible colleges according to The Princeton Review. The education services company features UNCG in the 2018 edition of its free book, “The Princeton Review Guide to 399 Green Colleges.”
Questions were designed to evaluate whether students have a quality of life on campus that is both healthy and sustainable and how well a school is preparing students for employment in an increasingly green economy. Schools were also recognized for providing opportunities for students to participate in the advancement of sustainability on campus and to demonstrate sustainability learning outcomes related to through coursework.
More than 25 data points were weighted in the tallies for the Green Rating score which was done on a scale of 60 to 99. Colleges with Green Rating scores of 80 or higher made it into this guide.