About Penn Sustainability
Penn’s core mission is to advance the betterment of the human condition. We do this through research to create new knowledge and by educating students to be engaged and informed community members. Recognized as a globally renowned research university, Penn’s sustainability initiatives are an integral facet of our work for the global good.
A university-wide, collaborative initiative, Penn Sustainability fosters innovation for social, environmental, and economic change. Penn Sustainability involves the university’s 12 schools and the operations and administrations that oversee programs working toward a sustainable, healthy, and vibrant campus. Acting as a hub, Penn Sustainability amplifies accomplishments, reports on progress, and provides resources and engagement opportunities for staff, students, and faculty.
Message from Liz Magill
Combating climate change is a top priority at Penn. Combining research, educational, operational, and investment initiatives, we are bringing every aspect of our enterprise together to help secure a more sustainable future for our community and the world.