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Cherry St. Market salad barCampus restaurants serve food from local farmers, vegan options, wild caught Washington salmon and Fair Trade coffee.


03072014- Seattle University's Composting YardOur onsite facility annually turns 178,000 pounds of food waste into compost.  The compost is spread in planting beds toimprove soil quality. The facility has won several awards for being located in a large city, adjacent to an apartment building and restaurants, and operating without odor issues.


aa-building-21Our Facilities Master Plan outlines how Seattle University integrates sustainable design principles into our buildings and grounds.

Why It’s Important

SU Jesuit day of service - combination Alumni Day of Service and Labor of Love 224pixelsSustainability is Core to our Jesuit Identity
Seattle University’s commitment to sustainability runs deep. In fact, it is grounded in Jesuit values that date back more than 450 years. We take our cue from St. Ignatius, the founder of the Jesuits, who encouraged his early companions to “Find God in All Things.”