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.

Sustainability Annual Report

Annual Report Cover

Find out how Harper College is embracing the concept of sustainability by taking a look back at the 2014-2015 academic year in Harper's first Annual Sustainability Report. The report highlights all things green on campus including climate commitments, green campus projects and student involvement. View the report online today.

 Munch for the Planet  

The Sustainability Work Group at Harper College is hosting a series of brown bag lunch ‘n learn sessions throughout 2016. Stop by, bring your lunch and learn about all things green!  All sessions are free and open to the public. Please see below for topics and dates. 

Save the date for the remaining sessions in 2016


Tuesday, July 12


Wednesday, October 26


Brought to you by the Sustainability Work Group

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