Lawrence is committed to creating and reinforcing a culture of sustainability. Our campus is a learning laboratory where our residential campus, green initiatives, and coursework can integrate to champion sustainability at Lawrence and beyond.

LU’s Bee Campus designation
Sustainable Lawrence

Lawrence is committed to reinforcing a culture of sustainability through our residential campus, green initiatives, and curriculum. 


Kilowatt hours of energy produced by campus solar panels


Campus in Wisonsin to be designated bee-friendly

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Schools Included in The Princeton Review Guide to Green Colleges


Lawrence’s Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS) upgraded to Silver

Students working on the SLUG garden

Sustainable Lawrence

We like to say "sustainability is everybody's job." Get involved with sustainability efforts at Lawrence through committees, student organizations, themed housing, student work, funding, and individual projects!

Sustainable Lawrence News & Highlights