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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.

Silver

STARS v2.0

Niagara College Canada

Welland, ON, CA


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Silver 50.53 Taryn Wilkinson Aug. 10, 2016 Download
Credit Status Points
Academic Courses Complete 8.93 / 14.00
Learning Outcomes Complete 4.22 / 8.00
Undergraduate Program Complete 3.00 / 3.00
Graduate Program Complete 1.50 / 3.00
Immersive Experience Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Sustainability Literacy Assessment Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Incentives for Developing Courses Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Campus as a Living Laboratory Complete 4.00 / 4.00
Credit Status Points
Academic Research Complete 8.48 / 12.00
Support for Research Complete 3.00 / 4.00
Access to Research Not Applicable 0.00 /
Credit Status Points
Student Educators Program Complete 4.00 / 4.00
Student Orientation Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Student Life Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Outreach Materials and Publications Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Outreach Campaign Complete 4.00 / 4.00
Employee Educators Program Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Employee Orientation Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Staff Professional Development Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Credit Status Points
Community Partnerships Complete 3.00 / 3.00
Inter-Campus Collaboration Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Continuing Education Complete 1.38 / 5.00
Community Service Complete 0.20 / 5.00
Community Stakeholder Engagement Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Participation in Public Policy Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Trademark Licensing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Hospital Network Not Applicable 0.00 /
Credit Status Points
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Complete 4.83 / 10.00
Outdoor Air Quality Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Building Operations and Maintenance Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Building Design and Construction Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Indoor Air Quality Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Food and Beverage Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Low Impact Dining Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Credit Status Points
Building Energy Consumption Complete 0.85 / 6.00
Clean and Renewable Energy Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Credit Status Points
Landscape Management Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Biodiversity Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Credit Status Points
Electronics Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Cleaning Products Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Office Paper Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Inclusive and Local Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Life Cycle Cost Analysis Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Guidelines for Business Partners Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Campus Fleet Complete 0.14 / 1.00
Student Commute Modal Split Complete 1.30 / 2.00
Employee Commute Modal Split Complete 1.05 / 2.00
Support for Sustainable Transportation Complete 0.75 / 2.00
Credit Status Points
Waste Minimization Complete 2.02 / 5.00
Waste Diversion Complete 2.05 / 3.00
Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Hazardous Waste Management Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Water Use Complete 1.65 / 3.00
Rainwater Management Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Wastewater Management Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Sustainability Coordination Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Sustainability Planning Complete 1.67 / 4.00
Governance Complete 3.00 / 3.00
Credit Status Points
Diversity and Equity Coordination Complete 1.00 / 2.00
Assessing Diversity and Equity Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Support for Underrepresented Groups Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Support for Future Faculty Diversity Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Affordability and Access Complete 1.00 / 4.00
Credit Status Points
Employee Compensation Complete 3.00 / 3.00
Assessing Employee Satisfaction Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Wellness Program Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Workplace Health and Safety Complete 1.06 / 2.00
Credit Status Points
Committee on Investor Responsibility Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Sustainable Investment Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Investment Disclosure Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Credit Status Points
Innovation 1 Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Innovation 2 Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Innovation 3 Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Innovation 4 Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00

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.