Green Impact is an Environmental Accreditation Scheme that Students' Unions, Universities and Colleges, Local Authorities and other public bodies participate in across the UK.

Our Awards

SAUWS has won:

  • Green Impact Gold - AY 2010-11
  • Green Impact Silver - AY2011-12
  • Green Impact Gold - AY2014-15
  • Green Impact Gold - AY2015-16
  • Green Impact - Small Commercial Union of the Year 2015-16

You can view our most recent Green Impact Audit report by clicking here.

To find out more about Green Impact, you can watch their informational video here:

Get Involved!

Students can get involved as volunteers within this scheme and work towards the NUS Green Impact Project Assistant / Auditor Certificate. Below are volunteer role descriptions:

Green Impact Project Assistant 

Green Impact Auditor

Both of these roles provide amazing experience as well as a great addition to any CV. For further information contact

Documents and Resources:

For details about SAUWS' environmental policies view the relevant documents below

Environmental Assessment

Environmental Impact Assessment


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