What does sustainability mean to you? Explore individual and collaborative approaches to sustainability and how to contribute to human and environmental wellbeing during your time at UBC.

 

 

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Learn all about your energy, water, food, and waste at UBC. Where does it come from, where does it go, and what you can do to help!

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The Sustainability Ambassadors Program is a leadership experience for students interested in...
The Sustainability Scholars Program is an innovative paid internship program. We match UBC graduate...
Welcome to the SEEDS (Social Ecological Economic Development Studies) Sustainability Program. SEEDS...

Take Action Tips

Watch our how-to videos, find resources, and get tips on how to be more sustainable in your day-to-day life!

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Sustainability can be achieved at UBC through numerous avenues, including social, economic and...
The Student Sustainability Council brings together members of sustainability-related student groups...

Recycling & Waste

Find out more about UBC's Zero Waste Strategy and contribute to building a zero waste campus and circular economy.

Study Sustainability

Use our course finder tool to search and filter for sustainability learning opportunities at UBC.
UBC offers more than 60 sustainability-related undergraduate, graduate and professional programs...
With over 400 faculty investigating sustainability-related topics at UBC, it can be hard to know...
Living on campus this year? Help promote sustainability in your residence! From leadership opportunities to making everyday green lifestyle choices, living sustainably on campus can be fun and easy.

The UBC campus is situated on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) people. As a student on this territory think about how you might recognize and reflect on the way you impact these lands through your behaviour.