04 Aug '11, 11am

Fact o' the Day: 69% of students said a college’s commitment to the environment would impact their decision to apply

The Princeton Review , known for its college profiles, rankings and reviews, reported its fourth annual Green Ratings of colleges on Tuesday. Colleges and universities from across the country were ranked on a scale of 60 to 99, based on a survey that asked questions about academic offerings, energy use, recycling, food, buildings and transportation. Surveys show incoming students are more concerned than ever with their prospective school’s environmental stewardship. According to the company’s annual “College Hopes & Worries” survey, 69 percent of students said having information about a college’s commitment to the environment would impact their decision to apply to or attend a school. Green Rating scores are now available on the Princeton Review profiles for all 768 institutions that were evaluated. Many fared well, but only 16 colleges were awarded the coveted rating of 9...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2011/08/04/princeton-review-rate...

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