Sierra magazine came out with its list of the greenest colleges in America, and SoCal colleges the University of California, Santa Barbara and the University of California, Irvine both made the list. Other California schools on the list include University of California, Davis and Stanford University. The University of Connecticut was No. 1.

The magazine studied an extensive questionnaire, looked at campuses' energy sources, examined schools' recycling habits and more to determine the country's greenest colleges.

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