Vision. Sustainability. Change.

Brighter Future for Our Planet

The time is now

The next decade is critical to fighting the consequential threat of climate change. The University of Miami will act with urgency to create a more sustainable future—improving the quality of life for all and protecting the biodiversity of our planet.

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Our ever urgent work

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration selected the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science to host the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies, which includes a renewable award of up to $310 million over five years to advance research in weather and climate observations, ecosystem science, and the restoration of marine resources.

million to advance research for our planet

Why brighter planet?

The fight for our future

The University of Miami is uniquely positioned to craft solutions to the climate crisis. With donor support, we can conduct cutting-edge research on climate change and find solutions to our world’s most pressing problems.

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Where a brighter planet begins

Learn more about how we are creating a brighter planet across our campuses.