Log In
  • AASHE-STARS

The Sustainability Tracking, Assessment & Rating System™ (STARS) is a transparent, self-reporting framework for colleges and universities to measure their sustainability performance.

Overall Rating Reporter
Overall Score
Liaison Ryan Buchholdt
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Alaska Anchorage
OP-17: Guidelines for Business Partners

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Paula Williams
Sustainability Director
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

How many of the institution’s business partners are covered by policies, guidelines and/or agreements that require adherence to minimum environmental standards?:
Some

How many of the institution’s business partners are covered by policies, guidelines and/or agreements that require adherence to minimum standards governing employee wages, benefits, working conditions and rights?:
Some

A copy of the policies, guidelines, and/or agreements with the institution's business partners (or a representative sample):
---

The policies, guidelines, and/or agreements with the institution's business partners (or a representative sample):

A contract award is made to the lowest responsive and responsible bidder after applying the 5% bidder preference. An “Alaska bidder" means a bidder/offeror that:
holds a current Alaska business license; has maintained a place of business within the state staffed by the bidder or an employee of the bidder for a period of six months immediately preceding the bid date; AND, if the bidder is a:

CORPORATION, is incorporated in Alaska or is otherwise qualified to do business under the laws of the state.

SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP, the proprietor must be a resident of the state.

LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY, organized under AS 10.50, all members must be residents of the state.

PARTNERSHIP, under AS 32.05, 32.06, or 32.11, all partners must be residents of the state.

JOINT VENTURE, the joint venture must be composed entirely of ventures that qualify as Alaska bidders


A brief description of programs and strategies institution has implemented to ensure that the guidelines are followed, including a brief description of instances when the guidelines have changed purchasing behavior, if applicable:
---

The website URL where information about the institution’s guidelines for its business partners 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.