Richland will be closed on Fridays during the summer semester.
Richland is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), and is a participant in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment, and Rating System (STARS). Richland's sustainability committee, using STARS criteria as a guide, has gathered data and information and established a baseline of sustainability efforts already in place on campus. The goal is to build a stronger, more diverse campus sustainability community and promote a comprehensive understanding of sustainability that includes its social, economic, and environmental dimensions - the triple bottom line.
Richland is also a member of the Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN), which has developed the goals to: