University of Victoria
Location:

3800 Finnerty Road

Victoria BC  V8P 5C2

Canada
Size of student body: 22, 405

Student Union: http://uvss.ca/

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Sustainability Office

The Office of Campus Planning and Sustainability at the University of Victoria has three staff members and is an administrative unit under the portfolio of the Vice President, Finance and Operations. It provides some funding to student sustainability initiatives on campus on a project request and review basis. www.uvic.ca/sustainability.
Email: ritaf@uvic.ca

Student sustainability clubs include the UVic Sustainability Project  UVSP http://uvsp.uvic.ca/

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Environmental/Social Justice Student Clubs

 

African AIDS Angels, Uvic
Type of Club: International development
Email: mlspencer@shaw.ca

African Awareness Club
Type of Club: Advocacy group
Email: uviaac@gmail.com

Amnesty International Uvic
Type of Club: International development
Email: amnestyinternationaluvic@gmail.com

Ancient Forest Committee
Type of Club: Environmental
Email: uvicancientforest@gmail.com

Business Sustainability Club
Email: sustainability@uviccss.com

Campus Community Garden
Email: ccgarden@uvic.ca

Centre for Community and Co-operative Based Economies
Email: rochdale@uvic.ca

Common Energy
Email: commonenergy@gmail.com

Dogwood Initiative Club
Email: celine@dogwoodinitiative.org

Ecological Restoration Volunteer Network
Email: nature@uvic.ca

EcoSat
Type of Club: Environmental
Email: ecosat.uvic@gmail.com

Environmental Law Centre (ELC)
Email: elc@uvic.ca

Environmental Studies Students’ Association
Email: essa@uvic.ca

Equity and Outreach
Type of Club: Social Justice
Email: eandouvic@gmail.co

Food for Thought
Email: uvicfood@gmail.com

GoBeyond Project
Email: joty@campusclimatenetwork.org

Hempology 101
Email: hempo101@gmail.com

Interdisciplinary Journal on Environmental Studies and Geography
Email: skoreyko@uvic.ca

Ocean Students’ Society (OSS)
Email: ellynd@uvic.ca

Office of Community Based Research
Email: ocbr@uvic.ca

Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium
Email: cdewis@uvic.ca

Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions
Email: pics@uvic.ca

POLIS Project on Ecological Governance
Email: polis@uvic.ca

Rotaract Club of Victoria
Type of Club: Volunteer service
Email: rotaractvictoria@gmail.comNative Students Union 

Type of Club: Student Association
Email: nsu@uvicnsu.ca

SPOKES
Location:
Room B11, Student Union Building
PO Box 
3035, Stn CSC,
U
niversity of Victoria,
Vi
ctoria, BC, V8W 3P3
Email: 
spokes@uvic.ca

Students for Reproductive Justice Type of Club: Social Justice
Email: srj.uvic@gmail.com

Students Offering Support: University of Victoria
Email: uvicsos@gmail.com

Sustainable Undergraduate Research Focus (SURF)
Email: jewart@uvic.ca

Society for Students with a Disability
Type of Club: Student Association
Email: uvicssd@uvic.ca

Students of Colour Collective
Type of Club: Student Association
Email: socc@uvss.ca

The Restoration of Natural Systems (RNS)
Type of Club: Student-run
Ideology/Affiliation: Restoration of Natural Systems department at the University of Victoria
Model: Student managed organization
Funding: Student union; some worker positions are paid through the university and the RNS department.
Email: nature@uvic.ca
Website: http://web.uvic.ca/~nature/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/228841480533922/?bookmark_t=group

UNICEF
Type of Club: International development
Email: uvic.unicef@gmail.com

UVic Bike Collective
Email: kloftis@uvic.ca

UVic Canadian Blood Services
Email: bloodclubuvic@gmail.com

UVic Food For Thought
Email: uvicfood@gmail.com
Website: http://uvicfood.ca/

UVic Global Dental Brigades
Type of Club:
Email: uvicgmb@globalbrigades.org

UVic Global Medical Brigades
Type of Club:
Email: uvxuvicgmb@globalbrigades.org

UVic Global Public Health Brigade
Type of Club:
Email: anniemilliken@gmail.com

UVic Global Water Brigades
Type of Club: International development, humanitarian aid
Email: UVicGWB@globalbrigades.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UVicWaterBrigades

Uvic Hope
Type of Club: International development, humanitarian aid
Founded: March 2011
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/uvichope/info>
Email: uvichope@gmail.com, uvichope@gmail.com Phone: (250) 920-8685

UVIC Campus Community Garden
2100 Mckenzie Ave
Model: student-managed organization
Founded: 1996
Email: ccgarden@uvic.ca
Website: http://web.uvic.ca/~ccgarden/

UVic Pride
Type of Club: Student Association
mail: pride@uvic.ca

UVSS Women’s Centre
Type of Club: Student Association
Email: wcentre@uvss.ca

UVic Urban Development Club
Email: uvicudc@gmail.com

Wilderness Committee
Email: jcoccola@gmail.com

 

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ENVIRONMENTAL/SOCIAL JUSTICE STUDENT INITIATIVES

UVIC Good Food Box
Type of Initiative:  Organic food distribution system
Ideology/Affiliation: Capital Region Good Food Society
Website: http://uvsp.uvic.ca/uvic-good-food-box/
Email:  goodfoodbox.uvic@gmail.com
Facebook: UVic Good Food Box

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FUNDING SOURCES AVAILABLE

Student Union.

Student levy: $2.50- fulltime; $1.25 partime http://uvss.ca/about/finances/student-fees-pie-chart/