Act on Climate Pledge

Johns Hopkins University joined over 200 other colleges and universities across the country in signing the American Campuses on Climate Pledge in their commitment to climate action.

Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education

JHU is a member of AASHE, the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, whose mission is to empower higher education faculty, administrators, staff, and students, to be effective change agents and drivers of sustainability innovation.

Ivy+ Sustainability Consortium

JHU is an active member of the Ivy+ Sustainability Consortium— a collective of 30+ schools organizing to drive change and innovation in sustainability efforts of its member institutions and beyond.

Post Landfill Action Network

JHU created a chapter of the Post-Landfill Action Network (PLAN) in 2021, joining their network of campuses endeavoring towards a circular economy across the United States.

The Climate Registry

The Climate Registry offers a unified Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions accounting system that allows accurate, consistent, and verifiable reporting across sectors and geographic borders. JHU joined the Registry in 2022, effectively committing to measure and publicly report GHG emissions annually for all its operations.

U.S. Green Building Council

JHU is committed to more sustainable building and infrastructure design as evaluated and led by Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).