Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 60.06
Liaison Jennifer Palilonis
Submission Date Aug. 2, 2011
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.0

Ball State University
OP-1: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.30 / 7.00 Kevin Kenyon
Associate Vice-President, Facilites, Planning & Management
Facilites, Planning & Management
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Total building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
7,084,940 Gross Square Feet

Building space that is maintained in accordance with sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies but is NOT certified under LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M:
6,013,940 Gross Square Feet

Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Certified :
0 Gross Square Feet

Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Silver certified :
112,000 Gross Square Feet

Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Gold certified :
0 Gross Square Feet

Building space that is LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M Platinum certified :
0 Gross Square Feet

The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for sustainable building operations and maintenance is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies:
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The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
2007

A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

Objective E. Plan and execute new construction and renovations of campus facilities to best support learning, scholarship, institutional effectiveness, and quality of life.

•By 2011, complete renewal of three academic buildings.
•By 2012, construct two new academic buildings.
•By 2010, complete construction of recreation and wellness facility.
•By 2007, upgrade football stadium.
•By 2009, complete major renewal of L. A. Pittenger Student Center.
•By 2010, construct two new residence halls.
•By 2012, upgrade campus infrastructure to support the academic and support functions of the university.
•By 2012, complete renewal of Central Utility Plant.
•All new construction on campus will seek USGBC certification at the rating of LEED_NC Silver performance or better.
•All construction renovations will explore the possibility of USGBC certification at the rating of LEED_EB certified performance or better.
•By 2010, complete construction of new residence hall dining services.


959,000 square feet of building space is currently under consideration by USGBC for LEED_Silver certification.

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