West Chester University




Welcome! This website is an effort to raise awareness of sustainability efforts across campus as well as to help inform you of sustainability issues and how you can get involved.

Green in Residence Life


There are a lot of ways you can incorporate sustainability into campus life. Find out more through the links below.


There are many links to connect you to information on a number of topics, on and off campus. Here are just a few:

On Campus

Student Organizations
EARTH (Environment Association for the Repair of the Habitat) – Students are welcome to join the Environmental Council.

There are numerous opportunities for WCU students to participate in research related to environmental issues and sustainability. Follow this link to find out more about research that is going on around campus.

Off Campus

Chester County Citizens for Climate Protection is an organization dedicated to educating the community on the severity of climate change and its consequences. In addition, the organization will promote actions designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to improve our quality of life.