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Green Tip

Adopting from an animal shelter/rescue allows you to rehome rescue animals and not support abusive practices. Avoid breeders and puppy mills!



Green Campus Tour

Guided maps of sustainability initiatives at Temple University

Climate Action Plan

Temple became a signatory of the Presidents Climate Commitment in 2008 and again in 2016.

Annual Report

Find out about Temple’s progress toward a more sustainable future by reviewing our Annual Report

Degree Offerings

The following Schools and Colleges offer programs focusing in sustainability:

Tyler School of Art

  • BS in Architectural Preservation
  • BSArch in Architecture
  • MArch in Architecture
  • BS in Facilities Management

Fox School of Business and Management

  • Minor in Corporate Social Responsibility

College of Engineering

  • BSCE in Civil Engineering with concentration in environmental engineering
  • BS in Environmental Engineering
  • BS in Engineering with concentration in Energy and Power
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering with concentration in Energy Systems
  • MS in Environmental Engineering
  • PhD in Environmental Engineering
  • Graduate Certificate in Stormwater Management

School of Environmental Design

  • AS in Horticulture
  • BS in Horticulture
  • BS in Community Development
  • BS in Landscape Architecture
  • MLArch in Landscape Architecture
  • MS in Community and Regional Planning with optional concentrations in Sustainable Community Planning and Transportation Planning
  • Minor in Community and Regional Planning
  • Minor in Community Development
  • Minor in Ecological Planning and Design
  • Minor in Environmental Horticulture
  • Minor in Landscape Studies
  • Minor in Sustainable Food Systems
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Environmental Sustainability
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainable Food Systems
  • Graduate Certificate in Sustainable Community Planning
  • Graduate Certificate in Transportation Planning

College of Liberal Arts

Department of Geography and Urban Studies

  • BA in Environmental Studies
  • BA in Geography and Urban Studies
  • MA in Geography and Urban Studies
  • PhD in Urban Studies
  • Minor in Environmental Studies
  • Minor in Geography and Urban Studies

School of Media and Communication

  • MS Globalization and Development Communication

College of Public Health

  • MS in Environmental Health
  • MPH in Environmental Health

College of Science and Technology

  • BS in Environmental Science

University College

  • Undergraduate Certificate in Sustainability

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