Sustainability at UVic

Carbon Neutral Action Report 2014

UVic’s greenhouse gas emissions were reduced by almost 12% in 2014 compared to the previous year, thanks to the many initiatives and activities underway on campus.

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UVic gets top marks for sustainability

UVic receives a perfect score in the 2015 edition of The Princeton Review's Guide to 353 Green Colleges, a publication spotlighting campuses with exceptional commitment to sustainability.

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Transportation Options

Green ways to get going. Find out about the various programs UVic offers.

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Waste Reduction's mascot Muggo with friends

Waste Reduction

Uvic's Waste Reduction unit wants you to sort it out.

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Community Garden

Summer is coming.

Apply to get a plot at the Community Garden!

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Finding new and creative solutions

At the University of Victoria, we strive to model sustainability -- applying ingenuity to find new and creative solutions and practices that can serve as examples for others.

This website is designed to be a hub for sustainability-related information on the University of Victoria campus. We invite you to explore our green initiatives.

Reporting on sustainability

Sustainability Action

One of the main roles of our Office is to report on the progress UVic is making on our sustainability commitments.

Sustainable transportation

Bike stand

UVic is committed to making it easier for students, staff, and faculty to get to campus without their cars.

Waste reduction

Waste reduction

UVic waste reduction wants you to sort it out. Found out more here:

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Carbon Neutral Action Report 2014

This Carbon Neutral Action Report for the period January 1st to December 31st, 2014 summarizes our emissions profile, the amount of offsets purchased to reach net zero emissions, the actions we have undertaken to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions and our plans to continue reducing emissions in 2015 and beyond. Read more

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