Carleton University utilize the Green Globe rating system to certify the Sustainability credentials of new and large scale retrofits on campus. Green Globes reflects that degree to which the construction materials and systems are designed to be efficient and healthy. Carleton has its first certified building in 2008 and to date 11 buildings have been certified. More information can be found here.

The total Carleton University campus area in 2021 was:

Total Area (m2) was 497,731

Total Population Size was 34,457