By the Numbers

The number 5 in purple

Campus buildings designed to meet LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) standards

$3.75 million written in purple

U.S. Department of Energy award to establish a center in SF State’s School of Engineering for training clean energy engineers and improving manufacturer energy efficiency

Seven written in purple

Inaugural Climate Action Fellows, each awarded $5,000 per semester for climate research or community action project



Girl and little boy next to water filled with plants for Estuary & Ocean Science Center event
550 written in purple

Community members who attended this year’s Estuary & Ocean Science Center Open House



Number 800 written in purple
Interior of greenhouse lush with vegetation

Species of plants at the University greenhouse, some rare or unique to SF State, used by classes and researchers 



Film Camera graphic with the number 6 for By The Numbers


Student films screened at SF State’s inaugural Earth Week film festival in 2023