Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.28
Liaison David Blodgett
Submission Date March 30, 2018
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STARS v2.1

Babson College
IC-2: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Asheen Phansey
Director of Sustainability
President's Office
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Endowment size:
391,463,550 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
361 Acres

Urban fringe of large city

IECC climate zone:
5 - Cool

Gross floor area of building space:
1,794,741 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
5,260 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
29,155 Square Feet

Additional documentation to support the submission :

Endowment size is from June 30, 2017.

Lab space is equal to one half of the area of Kriebel Hall (total 11,240 square feet), which has classrooms and offices on the upper level and lab space on the lower level.

Estimated other energy-intensive spaces include (1) Trim Hall with mainly a dining hall, kitchen, and catering (reporting 1/3 of the building's total 42,190 square feet), (2) Reynolds Campus Center that houses Dunkin Donuts and Reynolds Cafe, (reporting 1/3 of the buildings total 45,276 square feet).

In this submission, Babson avoids overcounting of energy-intensive spaces on campus by not including the Horn Library Cafe, Olin Cafe, the Executive Conference Center with large kitchen spaces.

The total campus square footage does not include the Boston Sports Club.

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