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UM receives STARS Gold
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Sports for Climate Action
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Earth Month
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Sustainable Garden

UM’s Sustainable Garden located next to the Gifford Arboretum is available to everyone and is a fantastic way to get involved on campus.  Take the first step toward a plant-based diet, not only for your health, but for the health of our planet.   Visit for more information!


Climate Resilience Academy

The University of Miami will launch a new Climate Resilience Academy, a functional research and coordinating interdisciplinary hub to solve impacts of climate change and other complex global issues. Learn more


Green Alumni and Ever Brighter

The Ever Brighter campaign offers opportunities for donors with Climate and Environment Fundraising Priorities. Discover the Sustainability journey of Canes alumni.  Learn more


Green Lab Program

The Green lab checklist provides free and easy steps to make your lab greener. Visit to learn more

"It makes far better sense to reshape ourselves to fit a finite planet than to attempt to reshape the planet to fit our infinite wants."

David Orr, 1991.

Sustainability Report

In 2019, University of Miami earned a STARS Gold rating in recognition of its sustainability performance from the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education. The Sustainability Report 2020 offers you a glimpse at the diversity of sustainable achievements the university has made in the last three years. We encourage any member of the UM community to consult the STARS 2019 Gold report , the Sustainability Report 2020, and send your comments and suggestions to greenu@miami.eduLearn more