UCC is the largest university in the province of Munster with the motto “Where Finbarr Taught, Let Munster Learn.” this part of Cork has been a seat of learning for centuries. UCC students have historically been very active in environmental campaigns and we’re sure students in Cork will put it up to students across Ireland and Europe.
Student Switch Off is a sustainability campaign running at UCC which supports and encourages students living in halls of residence to save energy and water, as well as recycle.
All students living on campus are part of the energy saving plan. If you live in one of the residences you are automatically taking part in the competition but visit our get involved page to find out how you can do more and win individual prizes like Ben & Jerry’s, return rail tickets and other great prizes.
At the end of the year, the hall that saves the most energy & recycles the best will win a prize!
Student Switch Off provides a platform for students to take personal action on the Climate Crisis.
The campaign runs in universities across Europe and in the past 12 years we have…
Each and every small action contributes to our collective impact, so thanks for being part of Student Switch Off!