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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.

STARS v1.2

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA, US


Rating Score Liaison Submission Date Executive Letter
Expired Expired Erin Stanforth July 25, 2012 Download

Characteristics

Full-time Equivalent Enrollment 28,775
Number of Undergraduate Students 23,754
Number of Graduate Students 6,454
Full-time Equivalent Employees 6,394
Institution type Baccalaureate
Institutional control Public
Endowment size 349,698,000
Percentage of students that are Residential 17.0
Percentage of students that are Full-time commuter 80.0
Percentage of students that are Part-time commuter 100.0
Percentage of students that are On-line only 2.0
Gross square feet of building space 10,290,334.0
Gross square feet of laboratory space 684,112.0
Acres of cultivated grounds 68.0
Acres of undeveloped land 578.0
Climate region Mixed-Humid

Campus Features

Feature Is Present? Is Included in Report
Agricultural School No No
Medical School Yes Yes
Pharmacy School Yes Yes
Public Health No No
Veterinary School No No
Satellite Yes Yes
Hospital Yes No
Farm Yes (83.0 acres) Yes
Agricultural experiment station No No

Additional Details

The laboratory space shown is assignable square feet, as gross square feet was not available. As a comparison, the university's total assignable square feet is 6,605,037.

Credit Status
Innovation 1 Complete
Innovation 2 Complete
Innovation 3 Complete
Innovation 4 Complete

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.