In an effort to meet the university’s goal of diverting 90 per cent of campus waste from the landfill, the Office of Sustainability and Residence Services are working together to encourage recycling in residence.

Recycling in Residences

Bearded guy giving a wink.Depending on where you live, there are different things you should know about recycling. Download a brochure with handy tips, view a guide just for your building, ask questions and more.

Sustainable Living Space

Dorm room with bright sunny windows.

We outfitted one of the rooms in Lister Hall as a sustainable dorm room. Check out these locations shots for useful tips to make your own living space more sustainable. With these 20 tips, you can easily make sustainable choices—you're probably already doing some of them!

Eco Move Out & Spring Clean Up

Each year, thousands of students move out of the University of Alberta’s student residences. In order to help students divert waste from the landfill, the university partners with campus and community organizations to ensure a students have a sustainable move out.