LEED Platinum building on campus

  • What's Happening

    Sustainability Activities on Campus

    Check out Integrate It!, the Campus Calendar and the Cascadia Sustainability Committee living Good Idea List for the latest information about sustainability activities on campus and in our community!

  • Wetlands

    A Living Laboratory

    We protect and continue to restore a 58-acre wetland that is one of the biggest floodplain restoration projects completed in the Pacific Northwest.  Cascadia classes use the wetland as a living laboratory to study water quality, botany, ecology and wildlife biology.

  • Green Buildings

    Innovations Across Campus

    Our Global Learning and the Arts building achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum  standard for environmental sustainability and we produce clean, renewable energy via solar panels located on our parking garages and rooftops.

  • Campus Grounds

    Heathy Food and Healthy Fish

    Our campus, shared with University of Washington, Bothell, is Certified Salmon Safe and we produce herbs, flowers, fruits and vegetables in our campus Food Forest and classroom garden beds using organic practices. We also provide habitat for native pollinators!