We are championing a sustainable future by fostering the leaders of tomorrow, delivering world class research and building a sustainable campus.

Staff and students at Victoria, along with our partners, can make a real contribution to the global conversation on sustainability and the challenges we face.


We're actively enhancing the resilience and sustainability of our natural heritage and capital at the University.

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Welcome to sustainability at Victoria University of Wellington

Learn about what sustainability means and why it matters, the university’s commitment to sustainability, and what you can do to help.

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  • Empty shell on beach

    Native marine species threatened by climate change

    New research led by Victoria University of Wellington has shown a significant threat to an organism crucial to the growth of many marine species including native New Zealand pāua and kina.

  • Stack of A4 white paper

    P-Card initiative cuts paper use

    In January 2018 the procurement team in Finance introduced the Image Module for P-Card coding, a digital way of submitting monthly P-Card documentation.

  • Victoria Business School releases second PRME report

    PRME is a United Nations supported initiative that aims to raise the profile of sustainability in schools around the world and to equip business students with the understanding and ability to deliver change.