Program in Sustainability and the Built Environment

Vision, Mission, and Values


Inspire, engage, educate, and graduate leaders to create vibrant, resilient, and regenerative communities while protecting natural and cultural resources.


Arm graduates with the tools and skills needed to combat climate change to improve social, economic, and wellbeing of the planet and human being.


It is our duty to teach future generation the strategies, tools, and skills needed to save the planet.

We emphasis on having strong moral principles to be effective conservers and consumers.

We encourage and celebrate innovation in our students’ work and the application of better solutions to climate issues.

We instill in our students to believe in themselves, strive for success, and embrace a global world-view to recognize the connection between the planet and humanity; thereby, through personal and organizational choices, effects positive environmental and social change.