Sustainability at NYU is driven by the passionate and visionary people who collectively take action across our campuses to ensure a greener future.

From collaborating to make residence halls and the greater NYU community more environmentally and socially conscious, to mobilizing students and staff to implement sustainable change, NYU fosters a culture of sustainability that is inclusive and forward-thinking.

Interested in getting involved in Sustainability at NYU?

Funding Opportunity

Virtual Earth Month 2020

Green Grants

Apply for up to $20,000 to advance sustainability at NYU.

Any current NYU student, faculty, administrator, or staff member can apply for funding. Green Grants projects can be carried out both by individuals and teams, creating opportunities for collaboration, mentorship, and community development.



Virtual Earth Month 2020

Every April, NYU honors Earth Day through a month-long celebration.

April 22, 2020 marked the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. Explore our guide to a virtual Earth Day celebration.

Opportunities for Students