Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 63.01
Liaison Holli Fajack
Submission Date May 9, 2024

STARS v2.2

California State University, Long Beach
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.50 / 3.00 Holli Fajack
Sustainability Manager
Office of Sustainability, Beach Building Services
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Is the institution currently a member of a national or international higher education sustainability network?:

The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):
AASHE, Second Nature Climate Leadership Network, and United States Green Building Council (USGBC), Climate Reality Leadership Corps

Does the institution actively participate in a regional, state/provincial, or local higher education sustainability network?:

The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):
UC/CSU/IOU Energy Efficiency Partnership, CSU Sustainability Officers Affinity Group, CSU Energy Managers Affinity Group, CSU STARS Working Group, Southern California Sustainability Officers Group, State Electronics Challenge, California Association of Public Procurement Officials, Los Angeles County Pando Days network.

Has the institution presented at a higher education sustainability conference during the previous year?:

A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):
University staff were invited to share the following presentations: The Society of College and University Planning (SCUP) Pacific Regional Conference - Student Health & Planet Health: Case Study Journey Through Informal Spaces and Sustainable Design - March 23, 2022 International Living Future Institute (ILFI) Living Future sustainable Building Conference - Big Fish - Big Pond: Decarbonizing the Nation’s Largest Public University System – May 6, 2022

Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to an external higher education sustainability resource center or awards program?:

A list or brief description of the sustainability resource center or awards program and submission(s):
CSULB submitted case studies/nominations to the San Diego Green Building Council for the following projects: Parkside North-Sustainable Marvel – LEED, ZNE SDGBC Sustainability Award

Has the institution had employees or students serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years?:

A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):
The university's Manager of Capital Program Development is the Pacific Regional Board Member at Large for the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP). According to the organization website, SCUP is a community of higher education leaders who, through integrated planning strategies, are building a sustainable future for higher education.

Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:

A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:

Has the institution had employees or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:

A brief description of the peer review activities:

A brief description of other inter-campus collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year :

Website URL where information about the institution’s inter-campus collaborations is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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