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Your online portal to sustainability information at the University of Calgary.

Learn about what UCalgary is doing to lead by example and how you can get involved.

  • Postdoc's biofuels startup offers new source of clean renewable energy

    Marc Strous and postdoc scholar Christine Sharp of the Energy Bioengineering Group co-found Solar Biocells startup. Their novel technology uses micro-organisms to to capture and convert CO2 into energy-rich biomass. More...

  • Graduate students turn prize-winning design into sustainable urban space

    Cody Jew, Dan Syzmanski, Winston Yuen and Ivan Au, master's students in the Faculty of Environmental Design, won the Emerging Young Architecture and Planning Program Design and Build Competition with their Barn(E) design. The installation features reclaimed wood, bike-powered lighting and charging stations and provides a space for live music. More...

  • Introducing the Institutional Sustainability Strategy

    The University of Calgary on Feb. 24 launched the institutional sustainability strategy — a commitment to excellence in sustainability practices through vibrant learning and research experiences, community engagement, and leadership in campus operations. 
    Learn more about the strategy | Pledge your commitment 

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Institutional Sustainability Strategy

Institutional Sustainability Strategy

The University of Calgary aims to become a Canadian post-secondary education leader in sustainability, in our academic and engagement programs, administration and operational practices, and through supporting community and industry. Learn more and pledge your commitment to sustainability

  1. Sep 06

    Orientation: Campus Expo

    Students are invited to visit the Office of Sustainability booth during the Campus Expo. Stop by to learn more about our programming this year and find out about opportunities for volunteering.

  2. Sep 08

    Sustainability tours

    We're holding two sustainability tours during orientation week.