The College applies green and sustainable concepts in many ways, with more in development. Some highlights:

  • The College received "Recycler of the Year” award.
  • Practice green cleaning/chemical hygiene: using non-toxic chemicals.
  • Practice green landscaping, including composting of grass clippings, using less water, creating a rain garden.
  • Use of “green” architects; new building designs to allow more natural light into classrooms.
  • Installation of low-flow toilets and water fixtures.
  • Installation of light sensors in classrooms and an automatic computer shutdown program campus-wide.
  • Transportation Management Program leader: use of buses, carpools, bicycles.
  • Member, Seattle Climate Partnership.