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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.

STARS v1.2

Duke University

Durham, NC, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Expired Expired Tavey Capps Oct. 18, 2013 Download

Characteristics

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 14,593
Number of Undergraduate Students 6,839
Number of Graduate Students 8,403
Full-time Equivalent Employees 29,149
Institution type Master
Institutional control Private non-profit
Endowment size Not Available
Percentage of students that are Residential 85.0
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter Not Available
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter Not Available
Percentage of students that are On-line only Not Available
Gross square feet of building space 18,502,474.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space Not Available
Acres of cultivated grounds 1,410.0
Acres of undeveloped land 7,060.0
Climate region Hot-Humid

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School No No
Medical School Yes Yes
Pharmacy School No No
Public Health No No
Veterinary School No No
Satellite Yes Yes
Hospital Yes Yes
Farm Yes Yes
Agricultural experiment station No No

Additional Details

The boundaries of this submission include “Duke proper” – the university and health system buildings on or adjacent to the Durham Campus and the Beaufort Marine Lab. The inventory did not include leased space or satellite health system buildings and hospitals. The boundaries were decided by the Campus Sustainability Committee based on the ability to affect areas of campus and the level of control the central administration had over these units.

Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Complete

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.