Creating a more sustainable UCL will take all of us. And whether you're interested in volunteering, gardening, cycling, reuse or research, there's a huge range of ways to get involved. Don't have time to take part in the activities below? Here are
10 actions you can take right now.
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Help improve the environmental impact of your department
Use UCL's campus and operations as a testbed for your research
Save energy and win prizes in your halls of residence
Join a network of staff and students working to improve UCL's impact
Get your hands dirty with UCL's student-led allotment project
A free bike workshop for UCL students and staff. Free repairs, advice and cheap accessories
Join a student-led gardening project to boost biodiversity on the roof of the UCL IOE
Help make sure items left in UCL residences at the end of term go to a good home
Switch off, save energy and win prizes over office closure days and holidays
Take part in Sustainability Challenges, in partnership with the UCLU Green Economy Society
Improve your sustainability literacy and receive training to support your role
Join the Green Economy Society to find out more about green industries and careers!
Care about nature? Join the conservation group and get involved in everything from bird walks to insect nights, talks and volunteering events.
View volunteering opportunities to protect, celebrate and improve the environment or get funding and support for your own project.
Join PPL PWR, UCL's educational collective where university graduates and students celebrate their research on sustainable technology and innovation.
Connect with researchers working on environmentally relevant research to support the development of new insight and expertise.
Come along to the Volunteer Services Unit's Green Volunteering Fair and discover loads of opportunities to get experience, improve your CV and make a positive environmental impact.
Become a global citizen by responding to some of the real-world questions tackled by the UCL Grand Challenges, or by working with a local voluntary organisation to meet the needs of the local community.
Interested about water? Do you want to talk about your research or know about other water researches? Join UCL Water Group to learn what UCL is doing about water.
Solve some of the world's most pressing sustainability challenges.
The UCL Sustainability Awards is an annual event which celebrates the achievements of staff and students across UCL who have made a contribution to UCL's Sustainability agenda. Nominate yourselves, colleagues or friends for an award.
Want to lead a more sustainable life? Use IYWTo to browse green services available near you
Collaborate with an organisation to undertake a dissertation which will help solve real economic, social and environmental sustainability issues.