Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.61
Liaison Julie Hopwood
Submission Date Sept. 28, 2012
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STARS v1.2

Ball State University
OP-1: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.63 / 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":
6,477,660 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:
6,477,660 Square Feet

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

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

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

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

The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:

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.

The names and certification levels of all buildings that are certified under LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M:

The names of all buildings operated and maintained in accordance with similar sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines and policies:

Architecture Building
Arts and Communications Building
Administration Building
Art and Journalism Building
Alumni Center
Anthony Apartments
Fine Arts Building and Art Museum
Academic Systems
Applied Technology Building
Emens Auditorium
Indiana Academy
Ball Honors House
Burkhardt Building
Ball Communication Building
Ball Gymnasium
Bracken Library
Burris School
Carmichael Hall
Central Chiller Plant
Cooper Life Science Building
Cooper Nursing Building
Cooper Physical Science Building
Child Study Center
E.B. and Bertha C. Ball Center
Elliott Hall
Elliott/ Wagoner Dining
Field Sports Building
Fisher Football Training Complex
Health Center, Amelia T. Wood
Irving Gymnasium
Innovation Connector Office
Johnson Halls A: Botsford, Swinford
Johnson Halls B: Schmidt, Wilson
Kitselman Conference Center
LaFollette Complex
Lewellen Pool
Lucina Hall
Multicultural Center
Music Instruction Building
Indiana Academy House
Parking Garage, McKinley Ave.
Muncie Symphony Orchestra Office
E.F. Ball Medical Education Building
Music Building, Hargreaves
North Grounds Building
Noyer Complex
Parking Garage, Emens
North Quadrangle Building
Public Safety Department and University Police
Center for Peace and Conflict Studies
Pruis Hall
Human Performance Lab
Bracken House
Parking Services
Printing Services
Robert Bell Building
Research/Contracts & Grants
Student Center, L.A. Pittenger
Grounds Building, South
Shafer Tower
Showalter Facilities Planning and Management
Student Center Parking Garage
Scheidler Apartments
South Shops/ Christy Woods Office
Scheumann Stadium
Service and Stores Building
Studebaker Halls West
Teachers College Building
University Theatre
Telephone and Postal Services
Wagoner Complex
Whitinger Business Building
Woodworth Complex
West Quadrangle Building
Worthen Arena
Sursa Hall

In addition to the square footages listed above, we have secured LEED NC Silver certification for 378377 SF of New Construction and Major Renovation; namely and are awaiting certification for 325,345 square feet of building space which is currently under consideration by USGBC for LEED_Silver certification. These include:

DeHority Halls

David Letterman Communication and Media Building

Kinghorn Hall

Park Hall

Studebaker Halls East

Student Wellness and Recreation Building

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