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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 v1.1

Truman State University

Kirksville, MO, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Expired Expired Donna Liss March 14, 2012 Download

Characteristics

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 5,671
Number of Undergraduate Students 5,780
Number of Graduate Students 321
Full-time Equivalent Employees 756
Institution type Baccalaureate
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 31,500,000
Percentage of students that are Residential 46.0
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 48.0
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 6.0
Percentage of students that are On-line only 0.2
Gross square feet of building space 2,026,778.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 57,960.0
Acres of cultivated grounds 199.0
Acres of undeveloped land 260.0
Climate region Cold

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School Yes No
Medical School No Yes
Pharmacy School No Yes
Public Health No Yes
Veterinary School No Yes
Satellite No Yes
Hospital No Yes
Farm Yes (400.0 acres) No
Agricultural experiment station No Yes

Additional Details

The University also owns a 30 acre Air Base, but it is excluded since it is not used by the University in any manner.

Credit Status
Integrated Pest Management Complete
Native Plants Complete
Wildlife Habitat Not Pursuing
Tree Campus USA Not Pursuing
Snow and Ice Removal Not Pursuing
Compost Complete
Credit Status
Campus Fleet Complete
Student Commute Modal Split Not Pursuing
Employee Commute Modal Split Not Pursuing
Bicycle Sharing Not Pursuing
Facilities for Bicyclists Not Pursuing
Bicycle Plan Not Pursuing
Mass Transit Not Pursuing
Condensed Work Week Not Pursuing
Telecommuting Not Pursuing
Carpool/Vanpool Matching Not Pursuing
Cash-out of Parking Not Pursuing
Carpool Discount Not Pursuing
Local Housing Not Pursuing
Prohibiting Idling Not Pursuing
Car Sharing Complete
Credit Status
Innovation 1 Not Pursuing
Innovation 2 Not Pursuing
Innovation 3 Not Pursuing
Innovation 4 Not Pursuing

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.