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Get Involved

Check out some of the great ways you can make a difference in your community.

Make a commitment

Do you want to be more conscious of sustainability? Head over to our One Simple Act on Campus page to make one of 20 commitments that will green your life.


Volunteer with the Office of Sustainability and Sustain SU. Each year, we have dozens of exciting opportunities in outreach, planning and operations of sustainability initiatives.

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.

Leading Sustainability at Work

This professional development opportunity and become a champion for sustainability. This learning experience will help you tackle the challenges related to taking action for the environment, building community, creating safe workspaces and supporting workplace diversity and inclusion. Learn more.

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With community gardens across four campuses and the Adopt A Planter program, there are many ways for you to get your hands dirty this summer at UAlberta. Find opportunities to garden, learn how to grow food and support local food security.