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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.

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Liaison Matthew Williams
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
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STARS v1.0

University of Florida
PAE-14: Sustainability in New Employee Orientation

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Complete Expired Stephanie Sims
Implementation Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution cover sustainability topics in new employee orientation and/or in outreach and guidance materials distributed to new employees, including faculty and staff?:
Yes

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:

The university's commitment to sustainability is included in new employee orientation and information about alternative transportation options is distributed. Information about the university's community partnerships and cultural/diversity programming are highlighted. Health and wellness offerings, domestic partner benefits, sustainable compensation policies, and socially responsible investment options are reviewed as part of the benefits offerings at UF.

The university is exploring options for online programs for new employee orientation.


The website URL for the information about sustainability in new employee orientation:

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.