Environmental Studies House

Environmental Studies House

  • Residence Hall

Up to six students who are interested in environmentally-friendly living can put their theories into practice by living in the Environmental Studies House located at 16 Park Street. The residents host environmental discussion groups, study and tutoring sessions, visiting speakers, eco-product demonstrations and the Organization for Green Living.

Statistics and History

  • Constructed: 1890
  • 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
  • Dedicated to Environmental Studies since 1996
  • Kitchen and Living room 
  • Free Laundry

About this Facility

Each year, residents of the Environmental Studies House work to implement environmental technologies and practices to make the house a model for the campus community. Past projects have seen solar panels installed on the roof and a greenhouse built in the side yard.