Green Office for KU Leuven

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We connect, invigorate, and experiment to move towards a more sustainable university

We are engaged students and staff members ideating and implementing a sustainable future. 
Our mission is to make our university more sustainable from the inside out.

What is the Green Office?

 

Green Office connects: As the sustainability hub of KU Leuven we connect students, academics, staff, and external partners. We’re your guide through the sustainability Landscape of Leuven. Do you have an idea or question? Don’t hesitate to contact us, we are happy to help you! 

Green Office invigorates: There’s a wealth of knowledge, expertise, motivation, entrepreneurship, and engagement within our university community. Looking for partners to work on your sustainable plans? Green Office is happy to help you find them!

Green Office experiments: Students are full of great ideas to make the university more sustainable. Green Office helps you with our plans and creates a platform to experiment. Excited to experiment? Have a talk with us!

The Green Office for KU Leuven already exists since October 2016 and is an initiative of the Sustainability department in cooperation with Student Facilities (Studentenvoorzieningen). The Green Office is a unique model within KU Leuven as it exists for and by students. 

Get involved

As a Green Office for KU Leuven member, you get the chance to make our university more sustainable from the inside out. We provide support, a place, and coaching for your sustainable ideas! What you do exactly depends on your own interests. 

Projects

At the Green Office, several working groups set up projects to raise awareness about sustainability. Want to discover this year’s projects?

Join us at our events

Latest news

Sustainable thesis: promoting pro-environmental behaviors

Sustainable thesis: promoting pro-environmental behaviors

Writing a thesis about sustainability is necessary to broaden our scientific knowledge about the topic. Zoé, Robin and Jens wrote one on this theme and we are happy to share their knowledge with you! Summary of the thesis: As human behavior contributes to biodiversity...

Green Office for KUL Volunteers at Dreamkitchen

Green Office for KUL Volunteers at Dreamkitchen

13 December 2021 - We’re ending the school semester and kicking off our winter by joining the volunteers at Dreamkitchen to prepare food for the communal lunch at Abattoir Anderlecht. This is one of many activities organized by Cultureghem to help reduce food waste in...

Meet Our 2021-2022 Team!

Meet Our 2021-2022 Team!

At the Green Office for KU Leuven, Campus Brussels, we’re a diverse bunch coming from different corners of the world but with a common interest that binds us - sustainability - and here are the people behind our projects: Coordinator for Campus Brussels - Sanaa Bari...

Where to find us?

We are active on three locations. There is a Green Office in Leuven and Brussels. We also have a Student Repair Hub in Leuven.