Department Spotlight

ISE - Garden

At Clarkson, we don’t just talk the talk, we walk the walk — or plant the plants, as the case may be. Whatever we’re doing, The Princeton ReviewSierra Club and others clearly approve, because, once again, we’ve earned their recognition for our sustainable practices. Read More


Clarkson University Campus Now Powered by 100 Percent Renewable Electricity Through Partnership with Brookfield Renewable. In its effort to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2025, Clarkson University has reached an agreement to purchase over half of its electricity needs from Brookfield Renewable. Read More

Campus Ecochallenge 2021

Until April 21, Clarkson will be competing against other universities in the 2021 EcoChallenge. Join our team and help us earn points by promoting and completing actions that demonstrate and promote sustainability for our school and campus. The school with the most points by April 21st wins. The Clarkson student with the most points will receive a prize valued at $100. Register Here!


Three Clarkson Summer Travel Courses Were Carbon Neutral. The Clarkson University David D. Reh School of Business and the Institute for a Sustainable Environment partnered with EcoTrust in Uganda to offset 234 tons of carbon dioxide this summer. Read More.