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Welcome to Aberystwyth University Student Switch Off!

Cliciwch fan yma i weld y dudalen hon yn Gymraeg.


Student Switch Off is your chance to win prizes for yourself and a reward for your hall, all for doing easy things to save energy.

Reward for my residence?

Yep! All the residences at Aberystwyth University are competing to be the best at energy-saving and recycling and at the end of the year the residence that’s been the greenest gets a Ben & Jerry’s party! To help your residence come top make sure you follow our four energy saving tips.

How do I win Ben and Jerry’s?

We’ve got loads of great prizes to give out in our photo competitions, like Ben and Jerry’s (big tubs!) and NUS Extra cards. These run once a fortnight and usually involve just uploading a picture of yourself saving energy or recycling onto the facebook fanpage. Simple! There are lots of other competitions as well so make get on the email list and “Like” the Aberystwyth University Student Switch Off Facebook fanpage so you don’t miss out.

2014/15 Results

Over the year we’ve looked at which halls have done the best at using less electricity than in previous years.

Aberglasney Hall did brilliantly at saving energy and are this year’s winners! Here’s the full leaderboard…

1st Balmoral Hall
2nd  Penbryn 4
3rd Cwrt Mawr M
4th Cwrt Mawr K
5th Penbryn 1
6th Cwrt Mawr G
7th Trefloyne A
8th Cwrt Mawr E
9th Cwrt Mawr F
10th Penbryn 3
11t Aberglasney Hall
12th Cwrt Mawr N
13th Cwrt Mawr H
14th Trefloyne B
15th Cwrt Mawr D
16th Pentre Jane Morgan
17th Caerleon/ Plumlumon
18th Cwrt Mawr C
19th Cwrt Mawr B
20th Rosser E (elec)
21st Rosser C (elec)
22nd Rosser D (elec)
23rd Cwrt Mawr J
24th Penbryn 7
25th Rosser F (elec)
26th Rosser G
27th Blaenwern Hall

We hope you’ve learnt lots this year about saving energy and tackling climate change – if you’re moving into a rented house next year then you’ll want to keep your bills low. Check out our advice online (just follow THIS LINK) for how to make that happen.

Photos from the Aberystwyth Student Switch Off

The campaign at Aberystwyth University is run by Odette Wills, contact her here if you have any questions or suggestions.


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