Sustainability

UMass Lowell is committed to climate neutrality as an institution, and as a leader in sustainable education, research and innovation. This site will display and discuss the synergies and collaboration that have been created to help the university achieve our climate and sustainability goals. Read more about us!
Participate in the 2015 Earth Week events during the week of April 21-26. Free coffee, recycled floorboard xylophones, energy reduction competitions and more! Find out more!
Rowdy is doing his part to help reduce the campus' carbon footprint by using UMass Lowell's bike-share program, Free Wheelers. Be part of the sustainability efforts, whether through energy conservation, recycling or more.
Find out how you can make a difference.
The UMass Lowell community welcomed Bruce Anderson, Ph.D., from BU, John Sterman, Ph.D., from MIT and Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone for the annual Climate Change Teach-In. The annual, free event was held Tues., Oct. 7. This event and more...
Juliette Rooney-Varga, Director of the UMass Lowell Climate Change Initiative and Associate Professor of Environmental Biology, will speak at the upcoming “International Symposium: Education and Training on Climate Change” in Paris on March 30-31, 2015. Read more...