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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 Eric O'Brien
Submission Date March 1, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.1

University of Northern Iowa
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Morris Mikkelsen
Associate Vice President
Facilities Planning
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
59,597 Square Feet

New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
0 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 :
59,597 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 :
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The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
2009

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

UNI is meeting requirements by the State of Iowa and Iowa Board of Regents to pursue a minimum of LEED Silver design standards on all new buildings and major renovation projects. http://www.vpaf.uni.edu/energy/docs/CampusSustainabilityBORInitiativePartII.pdf

The Sabin Hall project was awarded a LEED Gold rating on February 20, 2013.


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.