Sustainability: "Meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.” -The Brundtland Commision, Our Common Future
A sustainable decision balances impacts on the environment, social well-being, and economic systems. Sustainability is about taking the long-term approach and considering systemic effects when making decisions, i.e. "how will this impact people/ communities/ ecosystems now and years from now?
SCU's Office of Sustainability is dedicated to developing a culture of sustainability among all students and employees on campus. We are committed to promote a more sustainable way of academic, professional, and personal life through stewardship, education, and outreach.
Follow the Office of Sustainability
Follow Santa Clara University using your favorite social media platform today!
- Facebook: "Sustainability at SCU"
- Instagram: @sustainablescu | #sustainablescu
- Twitter: SustainableSCU
- Questions/Comments? firstname.lastname@example.org
Director of Sustainability
Visit the Main Sustainability Site