"Our energy conservation is the best in the state, and compared to other campuses our size, we're one of the best in the country," - Gary Reed, director of EIU Facilities Planning and Management.
Eastern Illinois University is one of the most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to a well-known and highly respected education services company. learn more »
EIU's environmentally friendly measures can be found all over campus, from using the Campus Pond to irrigate athletic fields to tapping geothermal energy to heat the Textbook Rental Service building. Click a pin on the map for details.
The new Renewable Energy Center exemplifies our eco-friendly track record, providing a coal-free alternative to meeting EIU's energy needs and simultaneously reducing current electricity usage and carbon dioxide emissions. learn more »
EIU is featured in "The Princeton Review's Guide to 322 Green Colleges: 2012 Edition." Check out the details here!