For more than 50 years the Dallas County Community College District has helped identify and deliver solutions to the real-life challenges faced by individuals, employers and the community. One of those challenges is building a healthy and sustainable future for Dallas County and its citizens.
To that end, we are working to become an environmental leader in our community continually advocating the wise use of natural, financial and human resources through mindful education and action.
Our commitment to sustainability also impacts our everyday decisions— from our academic offerings to our architecture and college operations.
Our strategic goals include:
DCCCD uses the
United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as a framework for teaching our students, employees and community members about sustainability. We emphasize the following SDG goals, which directly align with our Board of Trustees’ priorities:
Our vision is for the colleges of DCCCD to become environmental leaders in our communities – teaching, learning and supporting sustainability. We are
committed to sustainability and environmental compliance.
We invite you to join us for an upcoming community-centered event or training.
The colleges of DCCCD are environmental leaders in the classroom – encouraging, equipping and fostering sustainability. See how our students, faculty and staff are living green:
Learn more about sustainability initiatives at the colleges of DCCCD.