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School of Environmental Sustainability

Sustainability is a Calling

At Loyola University Chicago, you can be a part of the solution. The School of Environmental Sustainability is empowering the next generation of environmental leaders.

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Answer your calling

Interdisciplinary research

Addressing critical environmental issues

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Our students are part academic and part activist as we search together for creative and workable solutions.

Learn more about Biodiversity at Loyola.

NO. 5

rank for eco-friendly colleges in the US -College Magazine


Gallons of biodiesel fuel produced in six months


Sq. Ft. greenhouse dedicated to teaching, research, and plant production

Our Community

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Opening the floodgates

More than a million Americans don’t have access to clean running water. George McGraw (BA ’09) has a plan to change that.

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Waste Management

Waste Not

The United States has an obsession with waste. Two Loyola alums are tackling it head on.

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Sustainable Food Systems

Walk softly

Loyola alums running a farm and retreat center in West Virginia live in harmony with the earth—and their community.

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Prospective Students, Current Students, & Alumni

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Prospective Students

Tomorrow Starts Today

Get to know what awaits you at Loyola's School of Environmental Sustainability.

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Current Students

Reimagine. Respond. Restore.

Participate in events, research, and initiatives at Loyola's School of Environmental Sustainability.

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Stay Involved.

Keep up with students, faculty, alumni and staff from SES.

Sustainability at Loyola

While our School of Environmental Sustainability leads the way in training students for lifelong, rewarding careers across fields and industries—every campus at Loyola is dedicated to bringing green-thinking to the forefront. Discover why we're one of the nation's greenest.

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