Apply for a paid Sustainability Internship by July 9

Real world experience toward a career in sustainability and education.

Make your passion for sustainability a part of your studies. Take part in groundbreaking research. And chart the course for a career in sustainability.

Find your pathway to making change:

Already, 46% of University of Alberta researchers are pushing the boundaries of sustainability knowledge. We can connect you to resources to support your research and teaching.

Find your pathway to making change:

You are crucial to helping the university operate in a socially and environmentally responsible manner. Our programs will help you find simple, powerful actions to take in the workplace.

Find your pathway to making change:

Uplifting People and Planet

You came to the University of Alberta to change the world—we provide programs and services to help you get there. Join a growing community of educators, researchers and changemakers who are making communities safer, greener and more just.

Whether you’re an undergrad, graduate student, staff or faculty, you can take advantage of funding, leadership programs, research opportunities and more.


The campus sustainability initiative includes administrative offices, academics and student services across all five university campuses. Together, we are:

  • Spreading knowledge about social and environmental challenges.
  • Empowering you to take action, and teaching you how to get your peers engaged too.
  • Networking and fostering leadership within the university, so that we can take bold steps forward together.
  • Connecting university workers with researchers and students to test technological and social innovations in a “living laboratory.”

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