NYU Pledges to Cut Food-Related Greenhouse Gas Emissions 25% by 2030

The Cool Food Pledge is a commitment to lowering the carbon footprint of NYU dining facilities worldwide.

Over 2 million square feet

of building space that is LEED certified or undergoing certification

50+ student leaders

fostering sustainable behaviors in NYU residence halls

$150,000 awarded annually

to innovative and entrepreneurial ideas

600+ courses

focused on sustainability topics

" now is the time to do more, working harder, on this pressing issue of our time and seeking to make NYU among the greenest urban campuses in the nation. That is my commitment."

- President Hamilton


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