Find Your Place

Here in SES, our students work alongside world-class faculty to investigate defining environmental and social questions of our time. 


School of Earth & Sustainability

Discover the Difference

SES Makes a Difference


Focus Your Passion


Choose Your Path


Be a Changemaker

Advance Sustainability

White House Champions of Change Winners

Our students won the Champions of Change award and met President Obama.

Top Earth Sciences Grad Program

Ranked one of the best Earth Sciences graduate programs according to U.S. News.


Our Arboriculture (AS, BS), Building & Construction Technology, and Turfgrass (AS, BS) Programs have nearly a 100% job placement rate for graduates.


Of SES students gain invaluable, hands-on experience through internships, field courses, and research experiences.


UMass Amherst ranked 8th best Agricultural University in the world.


Student leaders pushed UMass to become first major public university to divest from direct fossil fuel holdings.

Top Sustainability School

As the first specialized sustainability school on the East Coast, SES offers over 350 courses, co-curricular activities and research experiences focused on sustainability.

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Grow Your Knowledge

February 25, 4:00pm
Sustainability Professionals Alumni Panel Tuesday, February 25th | 4:00-6:00 pm | Design Building room 170
February 27, 10:30am
BRiDGE Scholar Dr. Katherine Foo
March 9, 4:00pm
"Making a Difference" an SES Exhibit
March 23, 4:00pm
Sustainable Forest Initiatives with Russell Chapman Monday, March 23 | 4:00-5:15 | 170 Design Building