Developing your

knowledge enterprise

TUFF develops mission-essential facilities for institutions of education and research.

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What We Do

Develop and Acquire
Real Estate

We develop education and research facilities that fulfill your institutional vision.

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Create
Strategies

We craft strategies for the affordable financing, development, and occupancy of your facilities.

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Engineer Financial
Solutions

We deploy creative financial strategies and draw on diverse financing resources.

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Our Purpose

Increase the impact of your institution

TUFF is a developer and advisor dedicated to creating vibrant physical environments for institutions of education and research.

Dollars Invested
1.3
Projects
45
Experience
36
Featured Project

Georgia Tech

Technology Square

Midtown Atlanta’s dynamic Innovation District where University researchers, students, industry, and entrepreneurs collaborate and take new ideas to market.

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Florida Tech

Campus Renewal and Expansion

Diverse world-class campus facilities, all made possible through creative financial solutions and the expedient infusion of capital.

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Featured Project

Rosalind Franklin University

Innovation and Research Park

Medical innovation, information technology, and social impact converge to create a highly specialized facility in North Chicago.

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News

News
August 6, 2018

TUFF teams with Manhattan-based Northwell Health to develop major Upper East Side medical center

The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) has successfully closed a $232.2 million acquisition in the Upper…
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August 6, 2018

Tech Square Tenant, Accenture, Expanding Innovation Hub

Tech Square anchors the Midtown Innovation District, creating dynamic locations for industry partners to co-locate…
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July 10, 2018

TUFF Supports AURP and SSTI Partnership Increasing EDA Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) Program Funding to $25 million for 2019

Advancing policies that support education and research at universities is critical to the continued prosperity…
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