The Washington University School of Medicine is dedicated to incorporating sustainability as part of the community culture through our daily activities, programming, employee empowerment, and community outreach.

Now available: Sustainable Operations Strategic Plan 2023 Update!

In 2018, the School of Medicine published its first Sustainable Operations Strategic Plan for 2018 – 2025, detailing sustainability initiatives and commitments. Our newly published document provides updates on all commitments made in 2018 and looks forward to the remaining two years.

Green Labs Program

Reduce the negative environmental impacts of your research by implementing changes throughout the lab.

Upcoming Events

The WUSM Sustainability Team is hosting a Green Labs Lunch & Learn July 26th!


Green Buildings

The School of Medicine campus is home to a number of sustainable buildings and landscape features. Take the virtual tour!

Sustainability Action Team

Join this group of staff, faculty, and students dedicated to taking sustainable actions to better the campus and community.

Farmers Market and CSA

The weekly farmers market hosted on the medical campus also serves as a distribution point for CSA crop box filled with local goods.

Green Offices Program

Getting involved with sustainability on the Medical campus can begin immediately by registering your office space as a Green Office.