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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 Gold
Overall Score 65.93
Liaison Srinivasan Raghavan
Submission Date Feb. 24, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Missouri
EN-10: Inter-Campus Collaboration

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Michael Burden
Sustainability Coordinator
MU Sustainability
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Does the institution collaborate with other colleges and universities to support and help build the campus sustainability community?:
Yes

A brief summary of papers, guides, presentations, and other resources the institution has developed to share their sustainability experience with other institutions:

The following plans and summaries are available to the public online and represent the University's broad efforts to address sustainability:

Climate Action Plan

Campus Master Plan

Environmental Affairs and Sustainability Committee (EASC) Report

Sustainability Task Force Report

Environmental Sustainability Report

Solid Waste & Recycling Report


The names of local, state/provincial, regional, national, or international campus sustainability organizations or consortia in which the institution participates and/or is a member:

The University of Missouri and the Sustainability Office proudly partner with local organizations in many endeavors. Such organizations include:

Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE)

American College and University President's Climate Commitment (ACUPCC)

St. Louis Regional Higher Education Sustainability Consortium (STL-HESC)

GetAbout Columbia

Mid-Missouri Solid Waste Management District

U.S. Green Building Council: Missouri Heartland Chapter

Hinkson Creek Watershed Restoration Project

Alternative Community Training

Ryan Enterprise: Plastic recycling and manufacturing

Mid-MO Recycling: Electronic waste recycling

Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture (CCUA)

Missouri River Communities Network

Missouri River Relief

Community Garden Coalition

Pednet

Green Sports Alliance


A brief summary of additional ways the institution collaborates with other campuses to advance sustainability :

MU collaborates with the other campus in the UM system (Rolla, UMSL, and UMKC) through quarterly tele-presence conferencing, and through visits to each others' campuses. Together we work on system-wide policy, share best practices and leverage and collective knowledge and experiences to advance sustainability efforts across the UM system.


The website URL where information about cross-campus collaboration 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.