Welcome to the
Sustainable Stanford Portal

Here, information about sustainability efforts across the Stanford campus meets individual action. Learn about what Stanford is doing to lead sustainability by example, and do your part as a campus citizen. Share the contributions that you have made to the culture of sustainability on campus by submitting a snapshot story for the Sustainable Stanford Year in Review.  

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Stanford builds sustainability practices and innovation into every aspect of campus life, from operations and building to student life, teaching and research.
Aerial view of Stanford campus

Building Performance

Curious to see your building’s resource consumption? Find out more about the sustainability performance of 106 individual buildings on campus.

Explore the Map

Icon for a green building on Stanford's campus

Campus Sustainability Progress 2014

(Baseline year 2000)
Infographic of Campus Sustainability Progress

Stanford Energy Systems Innovations (SESI)

Students: Make Sustainability Happen

Stanford students building a home

Take your interest in the environment to the next level: student groups, internships and other engagement opportunities await you!

Get in on the Action

SESI Unveiled

SESI architectural rendering

Stanford announces it's innovative new energy system with remarks by University President John Hennessy.

Sesi remarks

Your Sustainable Stanford

water conscious students installing rain collection buckets

Discover ways that you can engage with sustainability initiatives on campus and take action! 


Be Cardinal Green

Evaluations and Awards