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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 Silver
Overall Score 56.19
Liaison Ali Dutton
Submission Date May 13, 2016
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STARS v2.0

Florida International University
IC-1: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Alexandra Dutton
Program Manager
Office of University Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type (Associate, Baccalaureate, Doctorate, or Master's):
Doctorate

Institutional control:
Public

Which campus features are present and included in the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school No No
Medical school Yes Yes
Pharmacy school No No
Public health school Yes Yes
Veterinary school No No
Satellite campus Yes Yes
Hospital No No
Farm larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares No No
Agricultural experiment station larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares No No

Reason for excluding agricultural school:

N/A


Reason for excluding medical school:

N/A


Reason for excluding pharmacy school:

N/A


Reason for excluding public health school:

N/A


Reason for excluding veterinary school:

N/A


Reason for excluding satellite campus:

N/A


Reason for excluding hospital:

N/A


Reason for excluding farm:

N/A


Reason for excluding agricultural experiment station:

N/A


Narrative:

Florida International University is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. We are committed to high-quality teaching, state-of-the-art research and creative activity, and collaborative engagement with our local and global communities.

FIU has two major campuses: Modesto A. Maidique Campus in West Miami-Dade County, and Biscayne Bay Campus in North Miami Beach.

FIU also has various other locations which include the Engineering Center, near MMC, the Broward Pines Center in Pembroke Pines, the FIU at I-75 Center in Miramar, the business center in Downtown Brickell, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS) on South Beach.

In addition to our campuses, FIU operates vital research and cultural centers in South Florida such as the Aquarius underseas research program, The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU and the Wolfsonian FIU art and history museum in Miami Beach.

For the purpose of the FIU STARS Report data collected and included is from the following campuses: Modesto Maidique Campus, Biscayne Bay Campus, and Engineering Center.


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.