Environmental Science

Global climate change. Tropical deforestation. Energy usage. Whatever the issue, public concern over the environment matters. As a student at Xavier, you can take steps toward solving these problems, share your knowledge with others and help make the world a better and more sustainable place for everyone.


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Campus Sustainability

Xavier's Jesuit tradition promotes the ongoing welfare of our community. Our campus is designed and constructed to meet and exceed U.S. Green Building Council's LEED silver standards.

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Green Growth

The movement toward a greener economy means an increase in environmentally-related employment opportunities in government, nonprofit organizations, consulting firms and the manufacturing industry.

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Global Experience

Choose one of Xavier's many study abroad programs to acquire multicultural perspectives that will complement your passion for the environment.

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The Mydas Touch: Garden Fly Teaches Student Life Lessons During Summer Service Internship

It’s been almost a year since I’ve seen my insect friend the Mydas Fly. I kind of miss him. Or her. I never really knew. But when I worked hot summer days in the vegetable garden at the Civic Garden Center, it was almost comforting to see that curious spot of life while I did my chores.

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