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Tufts plays a crucial role in helping the world adapt to a changing planet while tackling such challenging issues as climate change and resource depletion. Our goal is to be responsible stewards of the physical environment by cultivating knowledge of sustainable issues and solutions across disciplines in our students and faculty.

From solar panel installations to LEED certified buildings, Tufts has made it an institutional commitment to continually improve on the sustainability of all of Tufts' campuses.

View our Campus Sustainability Reports for an overview of university-wide sustainability programs, projects, initiatives, research and more.

Office of Sustainability Programs

Institutional Environmental Initiatives

Tufts Environmental Background

Our Partners

Tufts institutionally recognizes sustainability as an important issue that should be prioritized. Many institutional programs, departments, organizations as well as academic and research centers help promote social, environmental, and economic sustainability at Tufts. These groups help provide more opportunities for students, employees, and the institution as a whole become more involved in sustainability initiatives across Tufts' four campuses.