USD Called One of 'Coolest Schools'
U-T San Diego -- Two local colleges have been named among the “coolest schools” in the country by Sierra magazine for taking steps to protect the environment, address climate issues and encourage environmental responsibility.
The University of San Diego was ranked No. 14 nationally in the list of the greenest colleges and universities by the magazine, up from its No. 79 ranking in 2013. (Full Story)