Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 51.18
Liaison Miguel Martin
Submission Date March 5, 2021

STARS v2.2

California State University, San Bernardino
OP-17: Support for Sustainable Transportation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Miguel Martin
Energy and Sustainability Manager
Facilities Management
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Does the institution have a bicycle-sharing program or participate in a local bicycle-sharing program?:
Yes

A brief description of the bicycle sharing program:

Cycling is great for the environment, your pocket, and your health. CSUSB Adventure is dedicated to supporting cyclists by promoting resources and providing educational and recreational programs. Our goal is to make cycling at CSUSB a safe and enjoyable experience.
Bicycle racks located throughout campus are the only appropriate places to secure bicycles. Bicycles must be parked in bicycle racks or in any parking area specifically designated or marked as a bicycle area. Bicycles shall not be secured to railings, hand rails or guard rails, including, but not limited to, those railings or other objects that may be required by persons with mobility impairments. Illegally parked bicycles may be cited and/or impounded. The Public Safety and Parking Services departments do not assume responsibility for locks cut for bicycle impoundment. For additional information on bicycle policies and regulations, please visit Bicycle Policy. Individuals with visual or mobility impairments should always exercise caution around bicycle rack areas.
Have a flat tire? The Adventure Program inside the SRWC offers flat repair service during our equipment rental hours Monday - Friday 2pm - 6pm. The cost to replace your tube is $7. Tubes are sold for $5 if you would like to change your own flat. We also offer free lube for your chain!


Does the institution participate in a car sharing program?:
Yes

A brief description of the car sharing program:

To be eligible to drive an Enterprise vehicle on state business the driver must have a valid Defensive Driver card. By logging into this site, you are confirming the driver meets this requirement.

The Enterprise Car Rental Agreement is to be used by California State University, San Bernardino members. You will be prompted to enter your CoyoteID and password to access the CSUSB Enterprise Car Rental website.


Does the institution offer preferential parking or other incentives for fuel efficient vehicles?:
Yes

A brief description of the incentives for fuel efficient vehicles:

Electric charging stations are located near the main access of the parking lots providing those with easy access to the campus and minimal walking to most used buildings. Those that use the fuel efficiency vehicles park in locations on campus that have more available parking spaces, thus making parking and finding a parking spot very easy for the person.


Does the institution have one or more Level 2 or Level 3 electric vehicle recharging stations that are accessible to student and employee commuters?:
Yes

A brief description of the electric vehicle recharging stations:

There are six Level 2 charging stations on the San Bernardino campus open to the public. Faculty and staff that are registered in the Rideshare program and provide a monthly log may charge their vehicles at no cost. All others must pay a pass-through rate to charge.


Does the institution have incentives or programs to encourage employees to live close to campus?:
Yes

A brief description of the incentives or programs to encourage employees to live close to campus:

Faculty in Residence
Faculty in Residence (FIR) are CSUSB faculty members who are invested in directly impacting students' residential experiences. In collaboration with Student Affairs, FIRs work in close partnership with the Department of Housing and Residential Education team in enhancing the academic environment, and supporting academic excellence with the residential communities. Faculty in Residence live in the campus communities, form strong connections with residents, and become a vital academic and community leader. Faculty in Residence bridge the classroom experience by hosting regular conversations over dinner, hosting guest speakers, & organizing and implementing community events.


Does the institution have other programs or initiatives to encourage more sustainable modes of transportation and/or reduce the impact of student and employee commuting?:
Yes

A brief description of other programs or initiatives to encourage more sustainable modes of transportation and/or reduce the impact of student and employee commuting:

Rideshare participants receives $1 in the form of Coyote Bucks for every day they use alternative modes of transportation to get to and from work. Monthly logs must be mainted and submitted. Incentives are paid out quarterly.


Website URL where information about the institution’s support for sustainable transportation is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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