Santa Clara University


Community Partners



As a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, SCU receives a number of resources including a weekly bulletin of sustainability-related news in higher education. All campus community members can use their "" email to log-in to AASHE's member-only resources.

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.

Catholic Green Initiative of Santa Clara CountyCatholic Green Initiative 

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.

Catalán Family Farms

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.

Catholic 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.