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Albany State University

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Albany State  

Albany State University

School details:
Full-time enrollment: 3,506
Part-time enrollment:967
Location: Albany, Georgia

Green Building

  • Albany State encourages adherence to LEED green building guidelines.
  • To decrease energy use, the campus has installed energy-management systems, lighting sensors, and energy-efficient lighting.
  • The university utilizes water metering, efficient laundry machines, and low-flow faucets and showerheads to conserve water.

Climate Change & Energy

  • Campaigns encourage members of the campus community to reduce their energy use.


  • The university recycles toner cartridges from school printers as well as paper.
  • Student printing quotas limit the amount of paper used on campus.
  • Unwanted items during move-out are collected and donated.


  • Albany State’s dining halls feature local and organic foods.
  • Trayless dining is encouraged in ASU dining halls.

Student Involvement

  • Students are told about sustainability efforts on campus by their Resident Assistants.
  • On-campus environmental projects engage students.
  • The university is exploring the option of offering an environmental science concentration.
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