Santa Clara University

sustainability at scu

Community Partners

  • aashe10_logo140x140_asm_081612AASHE

    Santa Clara University is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. AASHE provides a number of resources including a weekly bulletin of sustainability-related news in higher education. All SCU campus community members can use their "" e-mail address to log-in to AASHE's member-only resources.

  • CSACatalán Family Farm

    The Catalán Family Farm is a small family-run farm dedicated to sustainable agriculture and organic farming. SCU partners with the Catalán Family Farm to host a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program open to students, faculty, and staff.
  • CCCCatholic Coalition on Climate Change

    SCU works with the Catholic Coalition on Climate Change to support sustainability initiatives in the Catholic community, especially at higher education institutions.


  • cgi logoCatholic Green Initiative of Santa Clara County

    SCU is a partner in the Catholic Green Initiative of Santa Clara County, along with the Presentation Center, Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County, and the Diocese of San Jose.

  • Sustainable Silicon ValleySustainable Silicon Valley

    SCU is a member of Sustainable Silicon Valley, a local organization of businesses, governments, and NGOs, to implement clean energy technology and reduce the institution's overall carbon emissions.