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UAL Investing in our environment

Wimbledon Studios – the most sustainable building at UAL UAL is planning to invest more than £1.9 million on electrical and mechanical maintenance in 2017/18 to ensure non-residential university buildings support our outstanding learning, teaching and research. The university plans … Continue reading

Wimbledon College of Art wins RIBA Awards

The New Studios at Wimbledon were awarded both a Regional (London) and Sustainability award at the RIBA Awards ceremony in London last month, almost a year after winning the Ashden Award for energy efficiency.

Bouygues awarded new UAL facilities management contract

Bouygues Energies & Services (Bouygues) will continue providing facilities management services to UAL after a decision by the university to award a brand new three-year contract. This is the first time the contract has been awarded to an incumbent service … Continue reading

Green Week at UAL

Green Week will be a celebration and exploration of sustainability at UAL and beyond, with a range of activities and events – please scroll down to find out what’s going on!

UAL recognised at Green Gown Awards

UAL’s Ian Lane, Head of Sustainability, has been recognised in this years Green Gown Awards. Ian has developed the Sustainability Team that forms part of the Estates Department; together they have seen UAL progress from an institution with increasing emissions … Continue reading

Tell us how you travel

 Image of bike stand designed by CSM’s Design Against Crime Research Hub Student and staff travel to UAL is a significant component of our indirect emissions. Last year, we estimated emissions from student and staff travel to be slightly under … Continue reading

Wimbledon Studio wins Sustainability Prize

UAL has won a prestigious Ashden Award at the New London Architecture Awards for the new studio building at Wimbledon College of Arts. The Ashden Award is given to a building which champions sustainability by achieving excellent energy efficiency.

We have been nominated by the UK Event Awards!

Accommodation Services hosts the UK’s leading events programme which has been nominated in the ‘UK Event Awards’ for the second year running. Over the past year the events programme has gone from strength to strength and students have organised many … Continue reading

Camberwell’s exciting new Pop-Up Canteen Collaboration

As you may now be aware, UAL is investing in a major re-development of Camberwell College, upgrading the College’s facilities including the creation of larger studios and teaching spaces, a new lecture theatre, gallery, and fully accessible entrance, as well … Continue reading

ISO 50001 – An important message from our Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Stephen Reid…

UAL has made a commitment to reducing its carbon footprint by a whopping 22% by 2016, and in order to demonstrate that we procure, consume, manage and report utility consumption in line with best practice standards, is currently seeking accreditation for … Continue reading