Six Oregon colleges make green list

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Six Oregon universities made it onto Princeton Review's annual Guide to Green Colleges.

Presented in partnership with the U.S. Green Building Council, this year's Green Colleges list features 322 public and private colleges from the U.S. and Canada. The rating, based on a proprietary index, uses a scale between 60 and 99 to determine the top schools. The schools are not ranked by score once they make the list.

The smallest school from Oregon named to the list was Linfield College, the McMinnville-based undergraduate university. The report noted Linfield's student-run efforts around conservation and sustainable food advocacy, as well as a campus focus on energy efficiency.

Read more at Sustainable Business Oregon.

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