R&DE is proud to be a leader in sustainability. We are committed to continually implementing policies and practices that preserve our natural resources and reduce our overall impact on the environment. Through partnerships with students and academic departments, R&DE has made a significant positive impact on the awareness and habits of our students. Read more about Stanford University's Sustainability initiatives

  • Implemented Water Conservation Program in the residences

  • Installed solar panels at Synergy to offset energy demands

  • Launched an annual contest for students to conserve energy

  • Developed a recycling program in the Residence Halls

  • Retrofitted lighting to reduce power consumption

  • Replaced laundry equipment with water and energy efficient washers/dryers

  • Applied sustainability principles to all renovation and construction projects

  • Planning a “Green Dorm” in partnership with faculty and students

  • Read more about Student Housing's Sustainability initiatives