Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability


  • Seattle U Gets Behind the Washington Climate Declaration

    Seattle University is the first educational institution in the state to sign the Washington Business Climate Declaration. The declaration, which President Stephen Sundborg, S.J., recently signed, states: "There is a clear and present need for action on climate change to protect our region's natural assets, its vibrant communities and its growing economy.  Read more.

    Why Sustainability is Important to SU

    Sustainability is core to our Jesuit identity. It promotes human rights, care for the natural world, and the common good.  Read more.

    Our Vision for Sustainability

    Seattle University, as part of its Jesuit heritage, demonstrates leadership in sustainable practices and environmental justice.  How are we doing living that vision?   Read more

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  • Four Year Progress Report

    Are you curious to know how SU is progressing on its Climate Action Plan goals to reduce carbon emissions and educate students about sustainability?

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    Progress report
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