UVA’s Grounds comprise over 500 buildings across 17 million square feet of building space and across over 1600 acres with a UNESCO World Heritage site, a world-class health system and cutting edge research labs, that over 23,000 undergraduate and graduate students call home.



Be carbon neutral by 2030 and fossil fuel free by 2050

Achieve the “30 by 30” goal by 2030 (relative to 2010 levels): Reduce water use and reactive nitrogen emissions by 30%, Reduce its waste footprint to 30%, Increase sustainable food purchases to 30%