Sustainability: protects local and global ecology, upholds social equity, creates economic vitality, and maintains human health.
Western Washington University strives to be a national leader in campus sustainability.
From our commitment to renewable energy and waste reduction to sustainability-minded courses and Western’s Sustainability Committee, WWU incorporates sustainability into many areas of campus operations and academics.
Sustainability is part of the mission and strategic plan of Western Washington University.
Western Washington University: Strategic Goals
- Goal #1: Western will provide a transformational education grounded in the liberal arts and sciences and based on innovative scholarship, research, and creative activity.
- Goal #2: Western will advance a deeper understanding of and engagement with place.
- Goal #3: Western will foster a caring and supportive environment where all members are respected and treated fairly.
- Goal #4: Western will pursue justice and equity in its policies, practices, and impacts.