Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 60.97
Liaison Natalie Hayes
Submission Date Aug. 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

Bentley University
OP-3: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.72 / 3.00 Natalie Hayes
Associate Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Total floor area of newly constructed or renovated building space:
164,493 Square feet

Floor area of eligible building space designed and built in accordance with published green building codes, policies, and/or rating systems:
Floor area
Certified at the highest achievable level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Platinum or Certified Living Building) 76,000 Square feet
Certified at the 2nd highest level under a 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Gold) 0 Square feet
Certified at mid-level under a 3- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., BREEAM Very Good) 0 Square feet
Certified at a step above minimum level under ar 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Silver) 0 Square feet
Certified at minimum level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Certified) 0 Square feet
Certified/verified at any level under a multi-attribute, non-GBC rating system for design and construction, a green building code, or a single-attribute rating system for design and construction 0 Square feet
Designed and built in accordance with a multi-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 0 Square feet
Designed and built in accordance with a single-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 88,493 Square feet
Total 164,493 Square feet

Percentage of newly constructed or renovated building space certified under a green building rating system for design and construction:
46.20

A list of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:

The Bentley Arena is a 76,000 sq foot building that finished construction in 2018, and is certified as LEED platinum.

Jennison Classroom Building is a 88,493 sq foot building that was updated in 2017 and built to LEED Silver standards but not certified.


An inventory of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:
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Website URL where information about the institution’s green building design and construction program is available:
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