Student accommodations

Students spend more time showering than other age groups.

A behavioural intervention in halls of residence is being developed to explore students’ shower behaviour.

Students spend more time showering 

Moreover, stays in halls of residence are generally long, so we aim to explore the effectiveness over time of a behavioural intervention using smart technology and persuasive messages.

The hard facts

92

Aguardio are being installed

5

Months experiment

44,000 showers

Expected to be measured

The research team

Prof Xavier Font

Professor of Sustainability Marketing at the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, University of Surrey, UK.

Pablo Pereira-Doel

Research Fellow at the School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, University of Surrey, UK.

Dr Kayleigh Wyles

Associate Professor in Environmental Psychology at the University of Plymouth, UK.

Partners

Funders