Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.82
Liaison Sandy DeJohn
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2019
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Binghamton University
EN-13: Community Service

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.36 / 5.00 Sandy DeJohn
Utilities Manager / Sustainability Coordinator
Physical Facilities
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Number of students enrolled for credit (headcount; part-time students, continuing education, and/or graduate students may be excluded):
13,179

Number of students engaged in community service (headcount):
8,310

Percentage of students engaged in community service:
63.05

Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (community service hours)? (if data not available, respond 'No'):
Yes

Total number of student community service hours contributed during the most recent one-year period:
61,429

Number of annual community service hours contributed per student :
4.66

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Does the institution include community service achievements on student transcripts?:
Yes

Does the institution provide incentives for employees to participate in community service (on- or off-campus)? (Incentives may include voluntary leave, compensatory time, or other forms of positive recognition):
Yes

A brief description of the institution’s employee community service initiatives:

Annually Binghamton University's staff is given a day off to perform community services around 9/11 anniversary. This "Day of Caring" program is coordinated by the Broome County United Way. Our staff has contributed in performing maintenance, repairs of many facilities housing non-for-profit organizations such as Discovery Center, Boys and Girls Club, Community House, etc. Many more examples can be found here:

https://www.binghamton.edu/cce/news/archives.html


Additional documentation to support the submission:
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