We aim to educate students, faculty and staff to embrace the values and principles of sustainability in their daily lives by integrating them into the University’s planning and policies, academics, operations, student activities and community engagement.
Water Bottle Filling Stations On Campus
View Water Bottle Filling Stations at San Francisco State University in a larger map with text descriptions of locations
SF State's sustainability initiatives include reducing energy and water usage, increasing waste diversion, creating more alternative transportation options, offering sustainable dining choices, implementing green cleaning, offering eco housing, purchasing environmentally preferred products and planting native species. Read more about sustainability initiatives.
Our Living Landscape
SF State has several habitat gardens on campus to promote native plant and animal growth. These gardens are also used as a learning tool for students. Read more about Our Living Landscape.
Academics and Research
Sustainability is integrated into academic programs, courses, and research efforts across campus. Learn more about specific programs and research projects.
Find out how to get involved in student-lead initiatives, groups and clubs, and other opportunities for involvement.