Drexel Green

A Commitment Towards a More Sustainable Community

Moss Dragon Earth Day Block Party Farmer's Market Spring Blossoms on Korman Center Walk Tulips outside of the Law Building Students in front of Handschumacher Dining Center The Biowall in the Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building Drexel Park Flowers at Drexel Earth Day Celebrations Fitness Quad at the Drexel Recreation Center, Recycling Rainwater Race Street Walkway and Northside Dining Terrace Green Roof at the Millennium Residence Hall Rush Building Alumni Garden Autumn Leaves on Arch Street

WELCOME TO DREXEL GREEN Guided by the five key principles of Efficiency, Recycling, Reduction, Re-use, and Education, the Drexel Green Initiative aims to transform Drexel University into a sustainability leader. From buildings and operations to academics and student life, the initiative covers all aspects of University life and relies on the active participation of students, faculty, administration, and professional staff for its continued success. read more Read More

CLIMATE COMMITMENT Drexel has signed the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment to reduce its carbon footprint by 80% by the year 2050. With the purchase of 100% wind energy, Drexel reduced its operations carbon footprint by 81% in January 2011, exceeding the Climate Commitment goal 39 years early. read more Read More