AASHE is currently developing the second major revision of STARS, version 3.0, the vision for which was established by the STARS Steering Committee in 2019. In accordance with the STARS Technical Development Policy, provisional drafts of the new version are being published for public comment. The feedback provided will be published here and analyzed by AASHE staff to inform further revisions, subject to approval by the STARS Steering Committee (SC).

The projected release date for the new version is currently Q4 2023. Progress will be publicly documented in a Trello Board and development timeline. If you missed a specific public comment period, your feedback is still welcome via the STARS Suggestion Box.

Procurement & Waste

Public comment period opened 20 September and closes 31 October 2022.

Water Use

Public comment period opened 26 July and closed 31 August 2022.

Energy & Climate

Public comment period opened 2 May and closed 18 June 2022.

Campus Engagement

Public comment period opened 15 March 2022 and closed 30 April 2022.

Public Engagement

Public comment period opened 15 March 2022 and closed 30 April 2022.

Curriculum

Public comment period opened 6 January 2022 and closed 3 March 2022.

Research & Scholarship

Public comment period opened 6 January 2022 and closed 3 March 2022.

Buildings & Grounds

Public comment period opened 1 November 2021 and closed 31 December 2021.

Transportation

Public comment period opened 21 September 2021 and closed 31 October 2021.

Forthcoming in 2022 – 2023

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Wellbeing & Work

Governance

Investment

Food & Dining