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Our Commitment

Lehigh University is committed to integrating sustainability throughout the university.  The Office of Sustainability strives to create a sustainable campus that merges environmentally responsible solutions with equitable community practices. Through institutional policies and programs that integrate sustainability into work, research & learning, and in support of community revitalization, the Office of Sustainability seeks and embraces new solutions that support long-term culture change.


A Word from the President

At Lehigh University, we recognize and embrace our responsibility to practice, enhance, and promote sustainability.

As an extension of our history of sustainable practices, we formally adopted a Climate Commitment in 2009 and our first-ever Campus Sustainability Plan in 2012. Our Campus Sustainability Plan aligns with our strategic plan and is embraced across our campus community of...

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