Beyond Pesticides and Center for Food Safety, BEE Protective Campaign

U.S. Department of Education, Green Ribbon Schools

  • 2016 – Postsecondary Sustainability Award, Honoring Leadership in Facilities, Health, and Environment

The League of American Bicyclists

  • 2021 – Silver Bike Friendly University
  • 2016 – Silver Bike Friendly University

Campus Race to Zero Waste (formerly Recyclemania)

  • 2020 – Macalester College ranked 1st
  • 2019 – Macalester College ranked 10th
  • 2018 – Macalester College ranked 4th
  • 2017 – Macalester College ranked 10th
  • 2016 – Macalester College ranked 9th
  • 2015 – Macalester College ranked 6th

Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE), Sustainability Tracking Assessment and Reporting System (STARS)

  • 2021 – Macalester College receives a STARS Gold Rating for sustainability achievements
  • 2017 –¬†Macalester College receives a STARS Gold Rating for sustainability achievements
  • 2015 –¬†Macalester College receives a STARS Gold Rating for sustainability achievements
  • 2011 – Macalester College receives a STARS Silver Rating for sustainability achievements