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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.

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Liaison Jenny McNamara
Submission Date Feb. 11, 2011
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STARS v1.0

Portland State University
Tier2-12: Car Sharing

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Complete Expired PJ Houser
Office Assistant
Campus Sustainability Office
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Does the institution participate in a car sharing program, such as ZipCar or HourCar?:
Yes

A brief description of the program:

ZipCar Benefit
PSU Faculty and Staff can join ZipCar (a car-sharing company) for free and receive reduced rates for personal driving on weekdays. Use one of the 20 ZipCars on campus.

Faculty and Staff are also eligible for ZipCar use for business trips.
http://www.transportation.pdx.edu/faculty/home

ZipCar also offers a deal for PSU students. Students pay only $35/year, plus get $35 in free driving to use during their first month.
http://www.zipcar.com/portland/apply/?group_id=76993219


The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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