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

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Engineer Financial

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.

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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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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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December 17, 2018

TUFF-Developed Technology Enterprise Park Anchors Award Winning North Avenue Smart Corridor Project

Technology Enterprise Park (TEP), developed by The University Financing Foundation (TUFF) in 2007, serves as…
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December 10, 2018

Tech Square based GeorgiaTech’s IPaT and Emory University Partner on Innovative Cognitive ImpairmentProgram

Tech Square, a highly decorated home for innovation and entrepreneurship adjacent to the Georgia Tech…
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November 6, 2018

TUFF Co-Founder, Tom Hall, Receives AURP Career Achievement Award

The Association of University Research Parks (AURP) announced the 2018 Awards of Excellence recipients during…
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