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The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 73.41
Liaison Fletcher Alexander
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2018
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STARS v2.1

California State University, Chico
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A James Pushnik
Director and Rawlins Professor of Environmental Literacy
Institute for Sustainable Development
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Endowment size:
60,995,401 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
4,962 Acres

Locale:
Large town

IECC climate zone:
3 - Warm

Gross floor area of building space:
3,134,598 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
87,934 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
13,013 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
112,628 Square Feet

Additional documentation to support the submission :
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Endowment value confirmed by University Advancement.

Total campus area: 119 acre main campus, 800 acre Agricultural Teaching and Research Facility, 3,950 acre Big Chico Creek Ecological Reserve and 93 acre Butte Creek Ecological Preserve.

Laboratory space obtain from Facilities Link: includes instruction laboratory and preparation areas. Health Center from Facilities Link website.

Energy intensive space includes Butte Computing, Food Services and convenience stores (Butte Station, Holt Station, Café by the Creek).

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.