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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

Grand Valley State University

Allendale, MI, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date President's Letter
Expired Expired Yumiko Jakobcic Feb. 13, 2013 Download

Characteristics

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 20,863
Number of Undergraduate Students 21,317
Number of Graduate Students 3,337
Full-time Equivalent Employees 2,942
Institution type Master
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 75,500,000
Percentage of students that are Residential 23.7
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 56.7
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 19.6
Percentage of students that are On-line only 0.0
Gross square feet of building space 5,039,537.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 64,299.0
Acres of cultivated grounds 500.0
Acres of undeveloped land 780.0
Climate region Cold

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School No No
Medical School No No
Pharmacy School No No
Public Health Yes Yes
Veterinary School No No
Satellite Yes Yes
Hospital No No
Farm No No
Agricultural experiment station No No
Credit Status
Integrated Pest Management Complete
Native Plants Not Pursuing
Wildlife Habitat Not Pursuing
Tree Campus USA Not Pursuing
Snow and Ice Removal Complete
Landscape Waste Composting Complete
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.