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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.

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Liaison Gioia Thompson
Submission Date March 19, 2014
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STARS v1.2

University of Vermont
PAE-T2-8: Sustainable Investment Policy

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Complete Expired Elizabeth Palchak
Graduate Assitant
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have a policy, practice or directive to consider the social and/or environmental impacts of investment decisions, in addition to financial considerations?:
Yes

A brief description of the sustainable investment policy:

The text below is from the document. Though it does not state a primary goal of socially responsible investing, it does include a directive to consider "moral, ethical and social criteria."

V. MORAL, SOCIAL AND ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS IN INVESTMENT STRATEGY

The University’s policy of fiscal prudence shall not preclude the consideration of moral, ethical and social criteria in determining companies in which to invest.


The website URL where information about the policy is available:

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