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
September 17, 2018

Understanding University Science and Engineering R&D Federal Funding

TUFF recognizes the critical role of Federal funding for science and engineering at U.S. universities…
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September 11, 2018

Senator Duckworth Visits TUFF Developed Rosalind Franklin University Innovation and Research Park

TUFF is developing Phase 1 of the Rosalind Franklin University (RFU) Innovation and Research Park…
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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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