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

A ITP student using the energy workbench; a outdoor light simulator to aid solar-powered student projects.

Green Grants

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

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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? Check out our programs below.


Educating for Sustainability

Our bi-annual lecture series celebrates its 20th event

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Zero Waste Week

Students carry their trash for one whole week

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Residence Halls compete to reduce energy

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Earth Month

A month-long celebration of the environment

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