staff sustainability award 2019

2019 Staff Sustainability Champion Award

This year's recipient of the Staff Sustainability Champion award is Dawn Lang from UVic’s Facilities Management department.  

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Campus Cycling Plan

UVic's first ever Campus Cycling Plan is ready to roll!

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UVic One of Canada's Greenest Employers

The University of Victoria has joined an elite group of Canadian employers who are committed to advancing sustainability. Find out how we made the list.

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U-Bicycle Bike Sharing Launches at UVic

Bike sharing is here! Staff and Faculty can receive unlimited FREE rides for the summer. Click here for coupon code

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Campus Sustainability Fund

Apply for funding for your campus sustainability project today!

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UVic's STARS Gold rating

The comprehensive STARS assessment shows that UVic is performing well compared to other academic institutions in North America.

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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.

See more videos from the Sustainability At UVic playlist on YouTube.


Sustainability Fund

UVic is piloting a new tool to accelerate the number of sustainability projects on campus.

Waste Reduction


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


Bike stand

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