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Community-Engaged, Impact-Driven

As a Carnegie-classified Community Engagement University, the University of Washington (UW) aspires to be the #1 university in the world as measured by impact. EarthLab is a visionary institute at the UW that pushes boundaries to address our most pressing environmental challenges, with urgency and action on climate and its intersection with social justice.

Our Vision

An equitable, just and sustainable world where people and planet thrive.

Our Mission

EarthLab’s mission is to push boundaries to develop innovative, just and equitable solutions to
environmental challenges and climate action. We do this by connecting across sectors and academic disciplines to inspire and incentivize new partnerships that bridge the UW and the wider community.

EarthLab Strategic Priorities 2021-25