The goal of Sustainability Studies at Mason is to foster learning that advances our understanding and practice of sustainability.

Sustainability education focuses on sustainable development at the union of environmental science and engineering, economics, social science, and the arts and humanities.

Mason seeks to graduate engaged citizens, well-rounded scholars, who are prepared to act. Mason’s Strategic Goals for 2014-2024 include a focus on this Mason Impact through Innovative Learning that is transformative, experiential, global, and technology rich as well as doing Research of Consequence that plays an active role in solving some of our society’s most pressing problems.