Are you an on-campus resident who lives sustainably? Do you have "green" living habits? Green Living Certification provides College House residents the opportunity to reflect on their environmental impact and rewards those taking steps to improve the health of our environment. Get certified now!
1. Fill Out the Survey
Click our logo below to begin the certification process!
2. Complete Required and Select Optional Actions
Are relatively easy to accomplish and provide the foundation for implementing more difficult sustainability practices
Are organized into 5 categories, with points attributed according to a combination of environmental impact, difficulty of implementation, and cost
Practice good recycling habits
Use CFLs in my room
Turn off the lights when not using them
Tightly turn off faucets and report leaks
Will encourage other students to be certified
Waste Minimization & Recycling
Energy & Water
Involvement at Penn
3. Get Your Prize
Make sure to show it off! Display your sticker on your door or laptop and encourage your friends to apply.
Bronze: 25 points
Silver: 40 points
Gold: 55 points
Sticker and Mug
Additionally, all certified students will be invited to our end-of-year dinner, where you'll be entered into raffles for great prizes. The higher your certification level, the more submissions!
4. Recertify to a Higher Level
Want to reach a higher lever? Take a look at our Green Living Certification Manual and adopt more environmental behaviors today! Then, come back here and fill out the survey.