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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 Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Donna Liss
Submission Date March 14, 2012
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STARS v1.1

Truman State University
OP-10: Computer Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Donna Liss
Chief Information Officer
Information Technology
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase EPEAT Silver or higher computers and monitors?:
Yes

The website URL where the EPEAT policy, directive, or guidelines are posted :
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed :

All computers and peripheral equipment purchased by Truman require review and approval from Information Technology before the Purchasing Office will process the request. The IT office has developed system recommendations based on an EPEAT standard.


Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT computers)?:
Yes

Expenditures on EPEAT Gold desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
118,349 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on EPEAT Silver desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
0 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
118,349 US/Canadian $

Information used from the yearly bulk purchase process. Only gold EPEAT level machines are purchased (regardless of funding source).

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.