What rewards can I earn?

27 August 2021

Give it an EcoGo to earn the following rewards...

Get Started Survey 

Kick off your rewards by earning 250 BetterPoints for answering some short questions about your activity levels and travel habits. Once you've taken the survey, the following rewards are available to you during:

  • Semester 1: 27th September - 10th December 2021
  • Semester 2: 24th January - 1st April 2022
  • Exam Period: 25th April - 28th May 2022

Active & Sustainable Travel

Walk, run, wheel, cycle, or take the bus or train to earn 1 BetterPoint per minute (up to 20 minutes per day) for your journeys to and from campus.

Weekly Prize Draw

Walk, run, wheel, cycle for at least 1/2 mile to earn 1 BetterTicket (up to 4 per day). Alternatively, take the bus or train for at least 1 mile to earn 1 BetterTicket (up to 2 per day) for the draw.

Each week we are giving away 3 x 2,000 BetterPoints.

Sustainable Sussex Travel Star Survey

Share your active and sustainable travel story by completing our survey and you could win 5,000 BetterPoints.

Boosted rewards

We will also be introducing some additional rewards throughout the challenge, offering some fun ways to earn boosted BetterPoints and prizes. Keep an eye on your timeline for further information in the coming weeks.

Move for Change rewards

Until 31st January 2022, you can earn extra points and prizes by joining Brighton & Hove City Council's 'Move for Change' challenge. Tap or click here for more info.

What can I do with my rewards?


The BetterPoints you earn can be turned into £££s to spend on campus on great local offers or high street vouchers.


Alternatively, you can donate your points to local good causes, including the University of Sussex's charity partner of the year Surfers Against Sewage or other charities.