Nazareth College's sustainability initiatives are collectively known as "GreenPrint." Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends are working to promote sustainability across campus and to the broader community through our GreenPrint@Naz efforts.

As a member of the Nazareth community, you can help! Make a difference by making small changes in your everyday life. 

Do you have questions or comments about sustainability or our current and proposed initiatives at Nazareth College? Contact us at

Current Initiatives

Learn how Nazareth conserves energy and helps the environment. 

Energy Management Program

Find out how you can get involved and reduce your energy usage.

Carbon Footprint

10 helpful tips to help reduce your carbon footprint. 


In the News

    Nazareth College Goes Green With LED Lighting Project
    Earth Day

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    Results for the 2016 tournament are in. Nazareth College ranked in the top 20th percentile of participants in the Grand Champion race.  We placed 1 out of 19 in New York State and 37th out of 207 in overall rank of all colleges participating.

    Don't throw that plastic, cardboard, and paper out! The tournament ran from February 7 to April 2, 2016, Nazareth competed for the first time in Recyclemania, an 8-week college competition for who recycles the most. Year-round, you can put plastics #1-#7, paper, cardboard, and other non-hazardous recyclables in any recycling container on campus.

    Sustainability at Nazareth College in Rochester, NY

    "It Ain't Easy Being Green"

    Learn about energy efficiency initiatives on campus and how students are involved by going "bottle free".