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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 Cynthia Klein-Banai
Submission Date Jan. 31, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

University of Illinois at Chicago
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Cynthia Klein-Banai
Associate Chancellor for Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
463,882 Square Feet

New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
19,961 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Certified :
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Silver certified:
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Gold certified :
26,245 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Platinum certified:
0 Square Feet

The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for green building is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies :
The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
November 2010

A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:

The Office of Capital Programs (OCP) is responsible for all major renovations and new construction. They are thus responsible for implementing the policy during any construction projects. The Office of Sustainability tracks and reports on sustainability initiatives and will coordinate with OCP to ensure that compliance is maintained.


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.