UCSC honored as a 'highest score' campus in new green-school rankings

UCSC is only UC among top 21 in new Princeton Review survey

A student plants native grasses at the UCSC Arboretum. Princeton Review scored UCSC at the top of its 2013 Green Rating Honor Roll. (Photo by Carolyn Lagattuta)

UC Santa Cruz is one of 21 colleges and universities to receive the highest possible score in Princeton Review's new rankings of environmentally friendly schools. The publisher of multiple college guides tallied scores for 806 institutions based on a scale of 60 to 99.

UCSC and 20 other schools received the highest possible score (99). In an announcement April 20, Princeton Review named these colleges and universities to its "2013 Green Rating Honor Roll." UCSC is the only UC campus among the 21 highest-scoring institutions.

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