Whether you’re studying or working here, there are countless ways in which you can help us reduce our negative environmental impact - whilst meeting new people, increasing your employability, and furthering your understanding of today’s most pressing issues.
Sustainability at the Students' Union
Volunteer for community projects, campaign for change, or help shape University and SU policy by joining the sustainability executive committee or the Bristol University Sustainability Team (BUST).
Whether you want to help the University be more eco-friendly, pitch for funding to set up your own social enterprise, get the skills needed to launch a career in the third sector, or learn more about the issues that matter to you - the Hub’s the place to be!
- Sustainability within our courses
Bristol PLUS award
Gain recognition for taking part in sustainability-related volunteering, campaigning and skills training with this award from the Careers Service.
Skills for sustainability
Develop your skills with expert-led training, then put them to use by completing workplace audits - invaluable experience if you're considering a career in the sustainability, charity, or higher education sectors. Contact our Head of Sustainability to sign up.
Help your department, lab or student residence become greener by completing simple, step-by-step actions - then celebrate your achievements by gaining a bronze, silver, gold, or platinum award.
Sustainability in our labs
Whether you're a student, academic or technician, there are many ways in which you can reduce the direct environmental impact of your scientific research - there are many levels of involvement, from simply being aware of sustainable behaviour to gaining Green Lab Certification status.