We strive to ensure a sustainable, healthy community for future generations of students.

Harper College is committed to reducing environmental impact across campus. Through campus up-grades, student coursework, community outreach and individual action, Harper is striving towards carbon neutrality to ensure a healthy, sustainable future at Harper and beyond.

Student Fabricated Bike Rack

The Welding Technology department and Harper's sustainability efforts have joined forces to expand infrastructure on campus to promote healthy lifestyles and recreational opportunites.  Students in the Welding Fabrication program are maiking bike racks to be used on campus.  Two bike student-fabricated bike racks can now be found around campus with more to come.  We are proud to show off the hard work of these students.  Thanks to them for their great work!

Continue reading on the transportation page.

 Main Campus Utility Usage

Water Usage Chart
Gas Usage Chart
Electricity Usage Chart

Check back every month for a utility usage update.  Learn about Harper's carbon footprint and how to help reduce environmental impact on campus.

Going Green

Follow the links below to find out how Harper is going green and reducing environmental impact on campus.

Sustainability Resources