Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 35.62
Liaison Teshome Molalenge
Submission Date Sept. 17, 2013
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STARS v1.2

Bridgewater College
OP-10: Computer Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Aaron Klein
Manager of IT Operations
Information Technology Center
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase EPEAT Silver or higher computers and monitors?:
Yes

The website URL where the EPEAT policy, directive, or guidelines are posted :
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed :

All of the computers that are bought through the College are EPEAT gold certified on the Dell website. In addition, all of the Dell laptops that the College purchases to sell to students are EPEAT gold certified. Many students bring laptops or purchase them individually; we prefer the students purchase the Dell laptops through the IT Center at a discounted rate to assure that they are using EPEAT certified products.


Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT computers)?:
Yes

Expenditures on EPEAT Gold desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
155,000 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on EPEAT Silver desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
0 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
155,000 US/Canadian $

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