The world is facing a climate emergency and students around the globe are pioneering ways to minimize their impact on the environment.
Here at Essex, you have the chance to be that change by living in a way that's both lighter on the planet and lighter on your pocket.
Getting involved is easy, through your own small choices or by engaging in the range of projects across our campuses.
Whether you want to move to a plant-based diet, use your own re-usable cup, cycle to your lectures, grow your own veg or break the fast fashion habit, you will find a sustainable home at Essex.
You will join an Essex family of 20,000, committed to creating a better world, through bold university initiatives to cut carbon emissions and inspiring student-led schemes to live a lighter life.