|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||March 3, 2017|
Washington and Lee University
EN-2: Student Orientation
|2.00 / 2.00||
Director of Sustainability Initiatives and Education
Are the following students provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability?:
|Yes or No|
|Entering graduate students||N/A - institution does not have graduate students|
Percentage of all entering (i.e. new) students (including transfers and graduate students) that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability (0-100):
A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):
There are three options for pre-orientation trips available to incoming first-year students related to sustainability: Sustainability and Leadership (addressing all three pillars of sustainability), Volunteer Venture (addressing social and economic sustainability) and Appalachian Adventure (addressing ecological sustainability).
Every first-year also does a "Perspectives" tour of the campus where one of the stops is Service Learning and a walk-through of the Campus Kitchen.
Additionally, the Campus Garden manager provides information about sustainability for Residential Advisers prior to orientation for first-year students.
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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