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Princeton Review Dubs Purchase a Leader in the Green Movement

Date Released: 4/20/2011

Purchase is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the U.S. and Canada according to the" Princeton Review's Guide to 311 Green Colleges" for 2011. Details.

The Princeton Review in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council created this comprehensive guidebook profiling institutions that demonstrate a commitment to sustainability in their academic offerings, campus infrastructure, activities and career preparation. Purchase was selected based on a survey of hundreds of college administrators. The free guide has profiles of the colleges plus facts, stats, and write-ups on the schools environmentally related policies, practices and academic offerings.  The guide can be downloaded at and