List of Awarded Marks of Distinction

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The following signatories received inaugural Marks of Distinction on April 10, 2018. To see a list of all active signatories view the Reporting Platform.

Institution NameSystem GroupStateMarks of Distinction Earned100% Renewable Energy GoalBillion Dollar Green ChallengeInitiativesCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Carbon ReductionClimate Leadership Award Winners, Current Year Honor Society DistinctionOn TrackRenewable Energy PurchaserWe Are Still In
University of Minnesota-Twin CitiesMNBillion Dollar Green ChallengeYes0%
University of WyomingWYBillion Dollar Green ChallengeYes0%
Georgia Institute of TechnologyUniversity System of GeorgiaGABillion Dollar Green Challenge; On TrackYesYes0%
University of MaineUniversity of Maine SystemMEBillion Dollar Green ChallengeYes0%
University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUniversity of Illinois SystemILBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Carbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)YesCarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)0%
Oregon State UniversityOregon University SystemORBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Carbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes0%Yes
Portland State UniversityOregon University SystemORBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Honor Society; On Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYesMagna Cum LaudeYes0%Yes
Lane Community CollegeCommunity Colleges and Workforce DevelopmentORBillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
California State University - FullertonCalifornia State University SystemCABillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Arizona State UniversityArizona Board of RegentsAZBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Honor Society; We Are Still In ParticipantYesValedictorian0%Yes
University of VermontVTBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Carbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 100%YesYes25%100%
Unity CollegeMEBillion Dollar Green Challenge; Carbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 75%; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes75%Yes
Agnes Scott CollegeGABillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
University of New EnglandMEBillion Dollar Green ChallengeYes0%
University of MiamiFLBillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Denison UniversityOHBillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
University of DaytonOHBillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Sewanee: The University of the SouthTNBillion Dollar Green ChallengeYes0%
University of New HampshireUniversity System of New HampshireNHBillion Dollar Green Challenge; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
University of La VerneCABillion Dollar Green Challenge; On TrackYesYes0%
Colby College MECarbon Neutral by 2025; Carbon NeutralYes100%
George Mason UniversityVAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Eastern Mennonite UniversityVAOn TrackYes0%
Howard Community CollegeMDOn TrackYes0%
Chesapeake CollegeMDCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 50%; We Are Still In ParticipantYes25%Yes50%Yes
Austin CollegeTXCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes25%Yes
American UniversityDCAggregated Renewable Energy Purchaser; Carbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 50%; We Are Still In ParticipantAggregated Renewable Energy ProcurementYes25%50%Yes
Bowdoin CollegeMECarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Rhodes CollegeTNOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Wesleyan UniversityCTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Furman UniversitySCWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of ConnecticutCTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Villanova UniversityPAOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Temple UniversityPAOn TrackYes0%
Swarthmore CollegePAOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes0%Yes
Santa Clara UniversityCACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Philadelphia UniversityPACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 100%25%Yes100%
Montgomery County Community CollegePACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 100%25%Yes100%
Sweet Briar CollegeVARenewable Energy Purchaser - 25%25%
Lafayette CollegePAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Haverford CollegePACarbon Reduction 50%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 75%; We Are Still In Participant50%Yes75%Yes
Dickinson CollegePACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Chatham UniversityPACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Honor Society; We Are Still In ParticipantYesMagna Cum Laude0%Yes
Bucknell UniversityPAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Allegheny CollegePACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 50%; Honor Society; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 100%; We Are Still In ParticipantYes50%Magna Cum LaudeYes100%Yes
Tufts UniversityMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Smith CollegeMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Pomona CollegeCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Emerson CollegeMARenewable Energy Purchaser - 50%; We Are Still In Participant50%Yes
Lewis & Clark CollegeORCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes25%Yes
College of the Holy CrossMACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes25%Yes
Clark UniversityMACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
Mills CollegeCAOn TrackYes0%
Bentley UniversityMACarbon Reduction - 50%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 50%50%Yes50%
University of LouisvilleKYOn TrackYes0%
California Lutheran UniversityCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Union College (NY)NYCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
Case Western Reserve UniversityOHWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Wells CollegeNYOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
The New SchoolNYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Syracuse UniversityNYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Western State Colorado UniversityCORenewable Energy Purchaser - 25%25%
Rose-Hulman Institute of TechnologyINOn TrackYes0%
Indiana State UniversityINOn TrackYes0%
Rochester Institute of TechnologyNYCarbon Reduction - 25%; Honor Society; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Cum LaudeYes0%Yes
Franklin College of IndianaINOn TrackYes0%
Ball State UniversityINCarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2); Honor SocietyCarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)Magna Cum Laude0%
Hobart and William Smith CollegesNYCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Yes0%
Hamilton CollegeNYCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%25%Yes25%
Shoreline Community CollegeWashington State Board for Community and Technical CollegesWAOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Colgate UniversityNYCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes25%Yes0%Yes
Clarkson UniversityNYCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Bard CollegeNYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Fort Lewis CollegeCOCarbon Reduction - 25%25%0%
Central New Mexico Community CollegeNMCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Yes0%
The College of New JerseyNJWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Rider UniversityNJWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Drew UniversityNJWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Western Technical CollegeWisconsin Technical College SystemWIWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Eckerd CollegeFLWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Aquinas CollegeMIOn TrackYes0%
Delta CollegeMIOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Augsburg UniversityMNCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
University of DelawareDEWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Macalester CollegeMNCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Pitzer CollegeCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
St. Mary's College of MarylandMDCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 75%; We Are Still In ParticipantYes75%Yes
Fayetteville State UniversityUniversity of North CarolinaNCOn TrackYes0%
School of the Art Institute of ChicagoILOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Luther CollegeIACarbon Reduction - 50%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant50%25%Yes
Davidson CollegeNCWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Duke UniversityNCCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes25%Yes0%Yes
University of San FranciscoCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Central Community CollegeNEHonor Society; We Are Still In ParticipantCum Laude0%Yes
College of Saint MaryNEOn TrackYes0%
Colorado CollegeCOCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Yes0%
Colby-Sawyer CollegeNHCarbon Reduction - 25%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 75%; We Are Still In Participant25%75%Yes
Loyola University ChicagoILCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Climate Leadership Award Winner; We Are Still In ParticipantYesFour-Year Institution Winner, 20170%Yes
San Antonio CollegeAlamo CollegesTXOn TrackYes0%
Antioch University New EnglandAntioch UniversityNHCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
The George Washington UniversityDCAggregated Renewable Energy Purchaser; Carbon Reduction - 25%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In ParticipantAggregated Renewable Energy Procurement25%25%Yes
Northern Arizona UniversityArizona Board of RegentsAZCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Yes0%
Santa Monica CollegeCalifornia Community College SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Seattle UniversityWAOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
California State University-NorthridgeCalifornia State University SystemCAHonor Society; We Are Still In ParticipantSumma Cum Laude0%Yes
California State University-Channel IslandsCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-BakersfieldCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-Los AngelesCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-Long BeachCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
San Francisco State UniversityCalifornia State University SystemCACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
California State Polytechnic University-PomonaCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-SacramentoCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-East BayCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
California State University-Monterey BayCalifornia State University SystemCAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Gonzaga UniversityWACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%25%Yes25%
Portland Community CollegeCommunity Colleges and Workforce DevelopmentORClimate Leadership Award Winner; We Are Still In ParticipantTwo-Year Institution Winner, 20170%Yes
Eastern Connecticut State UniversityConnecticut State Colleges and UniversitiesCTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Central Connecticut State UniversityConnecticut State Colleges and UniversitiesCTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Southern Connecticut State UniversityConnecticut State Colleges and UniversitiesCTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Richland CollegeDallas County Community College DistrictTXOn TrackYes0%
College of Lake CountyIllinois Community College BoardILHonor SocietyCum Laude0%
Lewis and Clark Community CollegeIllinois Community College BoardILOn Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 100%Yes100%
Johnson County Community CollegeKansas Board of RegentsKSOn TrackYes0%
Worcester State UniversityMassachusetts State UniversitiesMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Massachusetts College of Art and DesignMassachusetts State UniversitiesMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
St. Cloud State UniversityMinnesota State Colleges & UniversitiesMNOn TrackYes0%
Bemidji State UniversityMinnesota State Colleges & UniversitiesMNOn TrackYes0%
Ohio UniversityOhio Department of Higher EducationOHWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Cleveland State UniversityOhio Department of Higher EducationOHCarbon Reduction - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%0%Yes
University of CincinnatiOhio Department of Higher EducationOHOn TrackYes0%
College of the AtlanticMEWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Southern Oregon UniversityOregon University SystemORCarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2); We Are Still In ParticipantCarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)0%Yes
Middlebury CollegeVTCarbon Neutral; Carbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes100%0%Yes
Millersville University of PennsylvaniaPennsylvania State System of Higher EducationPAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Slippery Rock University of PennsylvaniaPennsylvania State System of Higher EducationPAOn TrackYes0%
University of Rhode IslandRhode Island Board of Governors for Higher EducationRIOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
State University of New York College at GeneseoState University of New York (SUNY)NYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
State University of New York at AlbanyState University of New York (SUNY)NYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Nassau Community CollegeState University of New York (SUNY)NYOn TrackYes0%
SUNY OrangeState University of New York (SUNY)NYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
State University of New York College at OswegoState University of New York (SUNY)NYWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Florida International UniversityState University System of FloridaFLWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of FloridaState University System of FloridaFLCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025Yes0%
University of California, San DiegoUniversity of CaliforniaCACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
University of California, Santa BarbaraUniversity of CaliforniaCACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; On Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes0%Yes
University of California, MercedUniversity of CaliforniaCACarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Bennington CollegeVTWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Washington and Lee UniversityVAOn TrackYes0%
University of Massachusetts Medical SchoolUniversity of MassachusettsMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of Massachusetts BostonUniversity of MassachusettsMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of Massachusetts DartmouthUniversity of MassachusettsMACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
University of Massachusetts LowellUniversity of MassachusettsMARenewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes
University of Massachusetts AmherstUniversity of MassachusettsMAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of Minnesota-MorrisUniversity of Minnesota-Twin CitiesMNCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; Carbon Reduction - 25%; Honor Society; We Are Still In ParticipantYes25%Cum Laude0%Yes
Missouri University of Science and TechnologyUniversity of Missouri SystemMOOn TrackYes0%
University of Saint ThomasMNOn Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYes0%Yes
Cornell UniversityNY100% Renewable Energy Goal; Carbon Reduction - 25%; On TrackYes25%Yes0%
University of WashingtonWAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Randolph CollegeVACarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes25%Yes
Keene State CollegeUniversity System of New HampshireNHWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of Maryland University CollegeUniversity System of MarylandMDWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Salisbury UniversityUniversity System of MarylandMDCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 50%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes50%Yes
University of Maryland Baltimore CountyUniversity System of MarylandMDWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
Bowie State UniversityUniversity System of MarylandMDCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; On Track; We Are Still In ParticipantYesYes0%Yes
University of Maryland College ParkUniversity System of MarylandMDCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
Towson UniversityUniversity System of MarylandMDCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
University of Maryland Center for Environmental ScienceUniversity System of MarylandMDCarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes0%Yes
Georgia Southern UniversityUniversity System of GeorgiaGAClimate Leadership Award Honorable MentionHonorable Mention, 2017

0%
University of RichmondVAWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of Wisconsin-Stevens PointUniversity of Wisconsin SystemWICarbon Reduction - 25%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%; We Are Still In Participant25%Yes25%Yes
University of Wisconsin-MilwaukeeUniversity of Wisconsin SystemWICarbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)Carbon Credit and Purchasing Program (C2P2)0%
University of Tennessee, KnoxvilleUniversity of Tennessee SystemTNCarbon Reduction - 25%; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 75%25%75%
University of South Carolina SumterUniversity of South Carolina ColumbiaSCCarbon Neutral Goal by 2025; On TrackYesYes0%
University of Oklahoma Norman CampusUniversity of Oklahoma SystemOKCarbon Reduction - 50%; On Track; Renewable Energy Purchaser - 25%50%Yes25%
Appalachian State UniversityUniversity of North CarolinaNCWe Are Still In Participant0%Yes
University of New Mexico-ValenciaUniversity of New Mexico-Main CampusNMOn TrackYes0%