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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 Ryan Buchholdt
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Alaska Anchorage
EN-9: Community Partnerships

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Paula Williams
Sustainability Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “supportive”?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s supportive sustainability partnership(s) with the local community:

In October 2008 UAA signed an agreement with 9 other organizations in this geographic area to form the first green district in Alaska. Those other organizations are: Alaska Pacific University, US Geological Survey, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Southcentral Foundation, Alaska Psychiatric Institute, Anchorage School District, McLaughlin Youth Center and Providence Hospital.
The Anchorage School District has a high school job program that helps mentally challenged persons to work in a positive environment while gaining job skills.


Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “collaborative”?:
Yes

A brief description of the institution's collaborative sustainability partnership(s):

The institution's collaborative sustainability partnerships include Alaska Pacific University, US Geological Survey, AK Native Tribal Health Consortium, South-central Foundation, Alaska Psychiatric Institute, Anchorage School District, Mc Laughlin Youth Center, Providence Health Center.


Does the institution have at least one formal sustainability partnership with the local community that meets the criteria as “transformative”?:
No

A brief description of the institution's transformative sustainability partnership(s) with the local community:
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A brief description of the institution’s sustainability partnerships with distant (i.e. non-local) communities:
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The website URL where information about sustainability partnerships is available:

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.