What You Can Do

The efforts of everyone at the University of Alberta—students, faculty and staff—are crucial to creating a sustainable campus. There are many ways for you to get to, from and around campus sustainably.

Personal Actions

  • Take sustainable transportation to school or work
  • If you buy a vehicle, choose the most fuel-efficient vehicle required to meet your needs
  • Maintain your vehicle's tire pressure
  • Participate in a carshare or carpool
  • Strive to be idle-free when driving

Campus Programs

Get Involved

There are always programs available to help you engage with campus sustainability. Resources and ideas are only a click away.


Green Spaces Certification

The Green Spaces Certification Program helps you integrate sustainable practices into your work and living spaces at the University of Alberta. Earn Bronze, Silver or Gold certification for your campus office, lab, event or living space in residence.