Sustainability at Mount Royal University
At Mount Royal, acting sustainably means the critical activities of this higher education institution are ecologically sound, socially just and environmentally viable. A truly sustainable university emphasizes these concepts in its curriculum and research, preparing students to contribute as working citizens to an environmentally sound and socially just society.
Mount Royal has earned a silver rating for campus wide sustainability efforts and participation in the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System (STARS), a program of AASHE. This was the first year applying .
Academics, conservation groups, industry, government and students gathered at MRU on Feb. 4 to address the crucial link between wetlands and biodiversity at the second World Wetlands Day Symposium.
Follow us on Twitter: @MRUSustainable
Contact us: sustainableMRU@mtroyal.ca.