Welcome to the University of Winchester Student Switch Off campaign.
Student Switch Off (SSO) is an energy, water and recycling campaign run at the University of Winchester. The campaign supports and encourages students living in halls of residence to save energy and water, as well as recycle.
All the flats in West Downs, Burma Road and Queen’s Road are competing to save energy and water and to have the best recycling rate. If you live in one of these halls you are automatically taking part in the competition but visit our get involved page to find out how you can personally do more and win individual prizes, like Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.
At the end of the year, we will select a winning flat from each hall. Residents in the winning flats will receive a cash prize.
Student Switch Off provides a platform for students to take personal action on the Climate Crisis.
The campaign is run across multiple universities in the UK and in the past 12 years we have…
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By taking part in Student Switch Off, you are contributing to the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals which are an urgent call for all countries to act on the climate crisis and to preserve oceans and forests. The goals recognise that this must go hand-in-hand with strategies that improve health and education, and reduce inequality.