- ASU launched the first School of Sustainability in the country.
- ASU President Michael Crow was a founder of the ACUPCC and founding signatory to The Climate Commitment. ASU has maintained this commitment, as demonstrated by our achievement of carbon neutrality for Scopes 1 and 2 for FY19.
- ASU has 65 LEED-certified buildings, including the first platinum-certified building in Arizona.
- ASU has 90 solar systems on campus.
- Orange Mall is expanding with green infrastructure.
- ASU ranks 2nd on the EPA Green Power challenge program for 2021.
- ASU ranks 9th worldwide in the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2021.
- ASU achieves Platinum STARS Rating in 2020 from AASHE.
- ASU ranks 4th in Sierra Magazine’s Top 20 Coolest Schools 2020.
- ASU is ranked No. 1 in innovation for the 6th year, which plays a key role in achieving ASU’s sustainability goals.
- ASU students win the national sustainable investing competition in 2021.
- ASU achieves the top spot in Air and Climate in the 2020 Sustainable Campus Index.