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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 Keith Muhlestein
Submission Date Jan. 26, 2012
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University of Texas at San Antonio
PAE-3: Physical Campus Plan

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired James Wills-Lipscomb
Director, Facilities Planning and Development
Facilities Planning and Development
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Does the institution's physical campus plan include sustainability at a high level?:
Yes

A brief description of how the physical campus plan or amendment includes sustainability:

The principles governing the UTSA Campus Master Plan include two principles directly addressing sustainability issues. These are:
- Principle 3: Green Reserve: The university will seek to protect its existing open spaces by adopting a permanent Green Reserve. The Greene Reserve is intended to remain free of major buildings and parking lots.
- Principle 11: Sustainability: The University will seek to improve the sustainability of the campus and its operations.

The Master Plan also includes a set of Sustainability Guidelines that offer specific recommendations on issues of Carbon Footprint, Campus Life, Transportation, Water Usage and Quality, Utilities, and Buildings.


The year the physical campus plan was developed or adopted:
2,009

The website URL where the physical campus plan 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.