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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 v1.2

University of California, Irvine

Irvine, CA, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Expired Expired Richard Demerjian May 24, 2013 Download

Characteristics

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 26,840
Number of Undergraduate Students 22,216
Number of Graduate Students 5,263
Full-time Equivalent Employees 7,323
Institution type Master
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 301,210,597
Percentage of students that are Residential 47.0
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 49.0
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 2.0
Percentage of students that are On-line only 0.0
Gross square feet of building space 10,349,784.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 10,606,764.0
Acres of cultivated grounds 220.0
Acres of undeveloped land 660.0
Climate region Hot-Dry

Campus Features

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

Additional Details

Founded in 1965, UCI is a top-ranked university dedicated to research, scholarship and community service. Led by Chancellor Michael Drake since 2005, UCI is among the most dynamic campuses in the University of California system, with more than 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students, 1,100 faculty and 9,400 staff. Orange County’s second-largest employer, UCI contributes an annual economic impact of $4.3 billion. For UCI news, visit news.uci.edu.

Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Complete
Credit Status
New Student Orientation Not Pursuing
Food Education Not Pursuing
Food and Beverage Purchases Not Pursuing
Confinement-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Vegetarian-Fed Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Hormone-Free Food Purchases Not Pursuing
Seafood Purchases Not Pursuing
Dishware Not Pursuing
Energy Initiatives Not Pursuing
Energy Use by Type Complete
Procurement Not Pursuing
Bike Sharing Not Pursuing
Water Initiatives Not Pursuing
Endowment Not Pursuing
Sustainability Staffing 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.