Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Environmental Sustainability

IES Facilities Tours

IES offers educational group tours of our facilities including the Searle Biodiesel Lab, Urban Agriculture Program, and our LEED certified building. Our staff and students introduce some of the marquis programs housed in IES, their educational roots, and how our work ties to the global movement toward environmental sustainability. To schedule a tour, please fill out the form below. 

We also offer public tours for small groups and individuals on the following dates. Meet in the lobby of IES to join the tour. 

To be respectful of our staff and student time, these free tours are limited to 1 hour and start promptly at the scheduled time. Please arrive on time to get the full tour.

August 30th 11:00 AM
October 3rd 4:00 PM
November 7th 10:00 AM
February 15th 3:00 PM 
March 22nd  10:00 AM

Additionally, you may visit IES for a self-guided tour Monday through Saturday from 9 am – 5 pm. You will find the self-guided tour sheets outside of the Searle Biodiesel Lab in the IES lobby.

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Searle Biodiesel Lab
Urban Agriculture
(includes greenhouse and aquaponics)
Campus Sustainability
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