Overall Rating Platinum - expired
Overall Score 85.29
Liaison Tonie Miyamoto
Submission Date March 23, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Colorado State University
EN-7: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
1.00 / 1.00 Nik Olsen
Assistant Director of Administrative Communications
Office of the President
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The percentage of new employees that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:

The University Employee Orientation mentions both the broad accomplishments and importance of sustainability here at CSU. The presentation from the Campus Energy Coordinator includes information about energy, water and resource conservation opportunities for employees. Information includes "Ideas to save electricity", recycling, and general sustainability practices here at CSU. The Alternative Transportation Manager informs employees about the free transit passes available to all faculty and staff, the Guaranteed Ride Home program through Parking Services and other resources for alternative transportation. There are brochures available on recycling and energy conservation programs as well as bicycling routes and transit information. Additionally, Procurement Services (purchasing) includes information on green vendor options and, the Campus Recreation Center promotes health and wellness opportunities open to faculty and staff in their presentation.

The website URL where information about sustainability in new employee orientation is available:

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