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Institute of Environmental Sustainability

Campus

Our physical infrastructure has an enormous impact on Loyola's energy and carbon footprint. We take pride in the efficiency and conservation achieved on all of our campuses.

 

 LEED Certified Buildings

 Loyola is committed to Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certified Buildings. Read more...

New Construction Projects

New buildings and construction projects incorporate sustainability design features and serve as inspiration for energy-efficiency retrofits. Read more...

Energy Efficient Design and Renewables

Many of Loyola's buildings employ sustainable technologies. Read more...

Loyola University Retreat & Ecology Campus

Loyola University's Retreat & Ecology Campus (LUREC) is working toward the goal of running the entire campus on renewable energy. Read more...

John Felice Rome Center

Loyola has madea commitment to sustainability. The John Felice Center in Rome has taken this commitment to heart as part of the international experience of a transformative education. Read more...

Native Landscaping

Native landscaping is used on Loyola's grounds for a variety of environmental benefits. Read more...

Smart Irrigation System

Loyola's Smart Irrigation System provides the most efficient way to get water to trees and shryubs when stressful dry conditions exist. Read more...

Migratory Bird Habitat

Loyola's Student Operation for Avian Relief (SOAR) works with facility managers to make our buildings "bird-safe" during migratory season. Read more...

Ecological Restoration

At the Retreat & Ecology Campus, Loyola is in the process of restoring the biodiversity of fragile ecosystems in rural Illinois. Read more...

Green Rooftops

Loyola has more green roofs than any other college in the midwest. Read more...

Urban Agriculture

All of Loyola's campuses include urban agriculture projects involving students, faculty, and staff. Read more...

Stormwater Management

Loyola's landscaping is designed to support sustainable storm water management practices. Read more...

Campus Shuttle

At Loyola, all students, faculty, and staff are eligible to ride the biodiesel-powered inter-campus shuttle free of charge. Read more...

Student Farm

The student farm at the Retreat & Ecology campus offers students a unique opportunity to study and experience sustainable agriculture. Read more...

University Recycling

Loyola has a comprehensive campus-wide recycling program that engages students, faculty, and staff to reduce waste and recycle. Read more...

Offices and Housekeeping

Loyola Offices and Housekeeping are doing their part to reduce consumption. Read more...

Green Cafe "Engrained" at Instistute of Environmental Sustainability

Opening in the Fall of 2013, the Institute of Environmental Sustainability will include an organic cafe based on sustainable dining principles. Read more...

University Athletics

Loyola Athletics have spearheaded many activities in order to be more sustainable. Read more...

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Institute of Environmental Sustainability
Loyola University Chicago · 1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660 · Phone: 773-508-2130 · IES@luc.edu

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