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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.

  • Fair Trade Campus Week

    Choose fair trade! September 26 to 30 is Fair Trade Campus Week, and we have events every day to share fair trade on campus. Stop by the SRC for tea and coffee, chocolate and bananas and even waffles. It's the fair decision. Full schedule here.

  • Mixed Recycling comes to campus

    Mixed recycling is here! Now, you can recycle all items that are accepted in the household Blue Cart program right here. Additions include coffee cups and lids, tin and more. Nearly 90% of waste can be recycled or composted. Click here to learn more.

  • UCalgary researchers spearhead transition to a low-carbon future

    University of Calgary's Global Research Initiative in Sustainable Low Carbon Unconventional Resources receives $75 million in federal funding from the Canada First Research Excellence Fund. A team of 270 researchers is ready to tackle the challenge of reducing the impact of energy extraction on the environment. Read more

  • Sign up to volunteer

    Registration for the Peer Helper and Sustainability Ambassador volunteer programs is now available. Get involved in sustainability on campus, meet like-minded peers, build up your CCR and gain leadership skills. Sustainability Ambassadors | Peer Helpers

  • University begins unveiling Certificate in Sustainability Studies

    UNIV 207: Exploring Sustainability and elective courses now available for registration and will be eligible towards the embedded Certificate in Sustainability Studies. Learn more...

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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 28

    Fair Trade Campus Week

    Choose fair trade this week. A booth out o the SRC will be offering tea, coffee, bananas, chocolate, mints and more this week.

  2. Oct 03

    UFlourish week

    UFlourish Week runs from October 3 to 7. It is a week-long initiative aimed at building positive mental health at the University of Calgary.