Humber College opens its doors
Humber Arboretum opens
Lighting reflectors installed
Reducing most fixtures from 4 tubes to 2.
In all classrooms and hallways on campus
Humber switches all lighting to T8
Saving 35% of the lighting energy.
Ultra-efficient chiller plant starts operation
Opening of LEED gold Center for Urban Ecology
This building demonstrates how we can work towards creating a sustainable environment in our own urban spaces.
Sustainability Coordinating Committee formed
School and departmental Green Teams are also formed throughout the college.
LED lighting first used at Humber
Lakeshore building L green roof completed
Green roofs help with energy efficiency and reduce stormwater runoff.
Humber hires a Sustainability Manager
Redesign of campus recycling bin signage
The Office of Sustainability worked with the AdCenter and Humber Graphic Design students to create an informative as well as fun way to recycle on campus.
Humber becomes a member of AASHE
Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education supports campus sustainability internationally.
Humber achieves Silver rating with STARS
Humber is first college in Ontario and third college in Canada to achieve this.
Humber presents Sustainability Plan 2014-2019
This is the college's first 5 year Sustainability Plan 2014-2019.
Humber Designated Gold Smart Commute Workplace 2015 & 2016
We are committed to promoting and supporting sustainable and accessible travel options.