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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 Beverley Ayeni
Submission Date Aug. 22, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.1

Western University
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Brandon Watson
Communications and Training Officer
Physical Plant and Capital Planning Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
615,414 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 :
43,843 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 :
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An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies :
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The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
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A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:
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List of buildings that were built or have undergone major renovations in the past 3 years (2008 on):

1. Althouse College: 99% renovated (floor, ceilings, windows, shades, electric power), 144063 sq ft
2. Avian Research: New bldg, 16,705 sq ft
3. CMLP: LEED GOLD, New bldg, 43,843 sq ft
4. Support Services Building: New bldg, 159,999 sq ft
5. Western Student Services Building: New bldg, 75,188 sq ft
6. Western Sports & Rec. Center: New bldg, 175,616 sq ft
7. Biology & Geology Sciences: not eligible because renovation affected less than 50% of total building floor area (59,129 out of 171,202 sq ft)
8. Robarts Research Institute: not eligible because renovation affected less than 50% of total building floor area (2,660 out of 205,175)

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.