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Sustainable University Compact

About the Illinois Sustainable University Compact

The Illinois Sustainable University Compact outlines 12 environmental goals universities and community colleges may adopt on their campuses.

The Compact includes objectives such as purchasing renewable energy, implementing green building practices, developing sustainable transportation options, improving water conservation, and incorporating sustainable dining practices.

Governor Quinn has invited institutions of higher education across the state to identify and accomplish attainable environmental goals by 2010.

Compact Members

The following institutions have signed the Sustainable University Compact. Click on an institution's name to read about its sustainability activities and accomplishments.