Walkers outside the Jessop West building

What rewards can you earn?

What rewards can you earn?

There are lots of rewards on offer for tracking your active and sustainable travel with the BetterPoints app.

Sign Up and Get Started 

Earn 250 points just for downloading the app and taking our short baseline survey. This will unlock your rewards. Remember to register using your @sheffield.ac.uk email address.

Active & Sustainable Transport

Earn 25 BetterPoints for walking, wheeling, running, cycling or taking the bus or tram to or from a Sheffield University site. You can earn this reward up to four times daily for journeys of half a mile or more.

Take the train

Earn 25 BetterPoints up to twice a day for getting the train to or from Sheffield.

Monthly Prize Draws

Every 25 minutes of walking, wheeling, running and riding a bike also earns you an entry into the monthly prize draws. These vary but recent prizes have included 10,000 BetterPoints (that's £10), 12- and 1-month Sport Sheffield passes, Bike Revive Sheffield service vouchers and vouchers for other local businesses.

These are just the core rewards - look out for boosted points and prizes throughout the Challenge!

What can you spend them on?

Check out the fantastic campus offers available through the app.

Large hot drink for £1
Trade in 1,000 BetterPoints and get any large hot drink for just £1! You can use this offer in the Arts Tower, Jessop or View Deli Cafes only.

Salad or Wrap for £2.50
Trade in 2,500 BetterPoints and get a salad or wrap. You can use this offer in New Leaf Cafe.

Tea or coffee in Coffee Revolution
Trade in 1,000 BetterPoints to get a large coffee or mug of tea in Coffee Revolution in the Students Union.

Earn rewards for doing your bit to tackle climate change

Mobile phone with betterpoints app.