Bellevue College students and employees are taking an active role enhancing the sustainability of our campuses. Click the “Get Involved” button on the left to see how!
Bellevue College is a signatory to the American College and University President’s Climate Commitment to strive towards carbon neutrality. We update our greenhouse gas audit annual and are working on a climate action plan.
Energy and Water Conservation
Bellevue College closely monitors energy and water consumption, matches HVAC and lighting equipment schedules to building occupancy and maintains procedures to promote conservation.
Bellevue College manages parking and offers alternatives to driving to promote sustainable learning, working and living environment.
Waste Reduction and Sustainable Food
Bellevue College seeks to reduce waste through reducing consumption, reuse and diversion from the landfill. Read about paper reduction (pdf), Great BC Paper Chase initiative (pdf) and tips for reducing your paper consumption.
Every year, Bellevue College, with help from Sustainability and the SSA, put on a weeks worth of events to celebrate Earth Day. These events can include lectures, movies, and forums regarding sustainability and environmental issues. The topic for 2013 is Climate Change.