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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 Platinum
Overall Score 85.51
Liaison Jennifer Andrews
Submission Date July 27, 2017
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of New Hampshire
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Jennifer Andrews
Project Director
Sustainability Institute
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Endowment size:
204,237,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area (i.e. the total amount of land within the institutional boundary):
2,600 Acres

Locale:
Small town

IECC climate zone:
5 - Cool

Gross floor area of building space:
6,607,433 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
256,805 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
22,549 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space, e.g. data centers, food production space, convenience stores:
615,362 Square Feet

Additional documentation to support the submission :

The $204,237,000 figure above only includes the UNH Foundation portion of the overall investment pool; it excludes the portion of the endowment that is managed by the UNH system--since the boundaries of this STARS report are for the main UNH campus as opposed to the entire UNH system.

Floor area of "other energy intensive space" includes dining halls/restaurants, IT/server building space, the hockey arena, and space associated with water treatment.

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.