Santa Clara University


Justice & Well-being

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Ignatian Spirituality

The Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education offers community-based learning, immersions, and retreats to support the care for the whole person.

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Global Social Benefit

The Center for Science, Technology, and Society aims to accelerate global, innovation-based entrepreneurship in service to humanity.

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Values, Ethics, & Morality

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics provides the campus with resources for analyzing real-world ethical issues and tools to address them. 

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Developing Solutions

The School of Engineering's Frugal Innovation Lab combines instruction, innovation, and immersion to develop technology and implement solutions for human needs in emerging markets.

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Growing in Spirituality

Campus Ministry encourages learning, reflection, and growth in faith through a variety of programs such as interfaith discussion, retreats, sacramental formation and community groups.

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Community Action

Santa Clara Community Action Program (SCCAP) is a student organization committed to creating a more human & just world and connects students to volunteer in the community to reflect on social justice issues.

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Faces of Sustainability

This is a collection of profiles of individuals or groups who are sustainability champions and change agents in their lifestyle, career, or school life.


Mission to Wellness

The University's Human Resources department offers this program, which is designed to enhance the physical and mental well-being of Faculty and Staff and improve the quality of life for the SCU community. 

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Diversity & Inclusion

The Office for Diversity & Inclusion is dedicated to supporting people from diverse backgrounds and enriching the community with respectful dialogue.

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The Forge Garden

The University's educational garden serves as a space for research, service learning, and sustainable food production.

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Bronco Urban Gardens

Also known as BUG, the environmental justice initiative promotes garden education and healthy nutritional habits for at-risk youth in San José.

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Produce Subscriptions

Community-supported agriculture (CSA) connects campus with Catalan Family Farms to deliver weekly boxes of local, organic produce.
Contact Us

Center for Sustainability
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053


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