University of Richmond Sustainability Advocates

University of Richmond Sustainability Advocates (URSA) is an Office for Sustainability student program that empowers students to learn about sustainability at UR, adopt personal actions that reduce their environmental footprint, engage in sustainability events, and support campus sustainability initiatives. Last year, URSA gained 22 new members.

As part of URSA, you will get exclusive invites to sustainability events, get to know other students passionate about sustainability, and make a difference on campus. There are three easy steps to joining- getting Green Room certified, taking all of our "Be a Green Spider" quizzes, and read the Spiders Guide to Sustainable Living. Read more about each step below and email us at with any questions.

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