Sustainability Education & Research
Innovations for Sustainable Solutions
Opportunities are endless to incorporate sustainability into research and learning. From degree programs to research projects to living-learning programs, students and faculty learn, enhance, and find support for addressing sustainability issues.
By utilizing the campus as a living lab, our campus community develops leadership, innovation, and sustainability solutions to address the Grand Challenges of our time — ranging from climate change to hunger to clean water shortages. The University of Maryland offers students hands-on opportunities to develop the skills to solve sustainability dilemmas, alongside the visionary faculty who champion environmental progress.
Explore potential education opportunities that lead to a career in the forefront of sustainability
Take courses taught by industry leaders in the field of sustainability
Supporting professors integrate sustainability into course curricula across disciplines through workshops, stipends, and more
Collaborate with like minded peers for exciting service and learning opportunities beyond the classroom
Peer educators provide sustainability lessons to hundreds of UMD classes
Projects for students looking to join or generate sustainability opportunities on campus