3/2/2020 - UVM earns its third STARS Gold Rating, earning a score of 73.47. Read the press release or the full report.

10/13/2019 - The Princeton Review's Green Guide ranked UVM #4 in the top 50 Colleges in 2019. UVM is the highest ranking research institution on the list in 2019.

8/26/2019 - The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) ranked UVM #9 for Energy in their 2019 Sustainability Campus Index

10/16/2018 - On the Guide to Green Colleges 2018 edition's ranking list of Top 50 Green Colleges, UVM captured the #3 spot and was given a feature.

8/27/2018 - UVM was ranked 42nd out of 269 on Sierra Club's Cool Schools of 2018 list.

8/23/2018 - The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) ranked UVM #7 for energy in their 2018 Sustainability Campus Index. Full Story

6/27/2018 - College Magazine ranked UVM #9 among the Top Ten Most Eco-friendly Colleges, highlighting UVM Eco-Reps and the Carbon Neutral program run through UVM’s Student Government Committee on the Environment. 

11/6/2017 - UVM is highlighted in AASHE's 2017 Sustainable Campus Index for the quantification of our sustainability designated courses, having the top score in the Energy category, and innovative data collection systems.

10/10/2017 - UVM ranked #4 in Princeton Review’s 2017 Guide to 375 Green Colleges. The guide highlights the top colleges and universities among 2,000 schools the Princeton Review considered. UVM ranked first this year among institutions with larger populations. Full Story

8/10/2017 - UVM is one of only 24 universities nationwide to make the Princeton Review's Green Rating Honor Roll in recognition of sustainability-related practices, policies and academic offerings. Full Story

4/25/2017 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has recognized UVM as a conference champion of the 2016-17 College & University Green Power Challenge for using more green power than any other school in the America East athletic conference. Full Story

3/13/2017 - The Green Electronics Council, managers of the EPEAT ecolabel, awarded UVM at the two-star level for purchases of almost $2 million of EPEAT registered computers, displays, and imaging equipment. Full Story | EPEAT Profile

3/1/2017 - UVM received its second Gold Rating from STARS, the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System for higher education. The University scored 70.87 points to earn a Gold Rating, which is valid for three years. Full Story | STARS Report