Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.25
Liaison Michelle Cong
Submission Date Nov. 30, 2018
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

Fanshawe College
OP-18: Support for Sustainable Transportation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.60 / 2.00 Amanda Whittingham
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Operations and Sustainability
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Does the institution provide secure bicycle storage (not including office space), shower facilities, and lockers for bicycle commuters?:
Yes

A brief description of the facilities for bicycle commuters:

The college has a controlled access, fenced in compound to provide a more secure option for those who wish to register for it. Lockers are available all over campus, and showers are available for use in J and C Buildings.


Does the institution provide short-term bicycle parking for all occupied buildings and makes long-term bicycle storage available for students who live on-site (if applicable)?:
Yes

A brief description of the bicycle parking and storage facilities:

There is a total of 210 spaces available on campus for short term lock up. There is also an indoor lock up room in the residences for students for long-term lock up.


Does the institution have a bicycle and pedestrian plan or policy (or adhere to a local community plan/policy) that sets standards and practices for campus streets to enable safe access for all users?:
No

A brief description of the bicycle and pedestrian plan or policy:
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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:

FSU Bikes is the Fanshawe Student Union’s bike sharing program for Fanshawe College students. Students can borrow a bike (for up to three days), by visiting the The Biz Booth


Does the institution offer free or reduced price transit passes and/or operate a free campus shuttle for commuters?:
Yes

A brief description of the mass transit programs:

Upon registration, full-time students attending Fanshawe College in London are given a LTC bus pass as part of their registration fees. LTC service is frequent and there are a number of buses that stop on campus.


Does the institution offer a guaranteed return trip program to regular users of alternative modes of transportation?:
No

A brief description of the guaranteed return trip program:
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Does the institution participate in a car/vanpool or ride sharing program and/or offer reduced parking fees or preferential parking for car/vanpoolers?:
Yes

A brief description of the carpool/vanpool program:

Fanshawe College is a member of London Carpools. This is a City-wide program that matches drivers with potential carpoolers.

Fanshawe is also a member of Regional Rideshare


Does the institution participate in a car sharing program, such as a commercial car-sharing program, one administered by the institution, or one administered by a regional organization?:
Yes

A brief description of the car sharing program:

Fanshawe has a Zipcar on campus, with reduced rates for students, employees, and alumni.


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:

6Level 2 charging station is available, 2 of which are dual. The parking spots are reserved spot. The user would pay for the parking spot and not have to pay for the charge for some locations.


Does the institution offer a telecommuting program for employees as a matter of policy or as standard practice?:
No

A brief description of the telecommuting program:
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Does the institution offer a condensed work week option that reduces employee commuting (as a matter of policy or standard practice)?:
No

A brief description of the condensed work week option:
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Does the institution have incentives or programs to encourage employees to live close to campus?:
No

A brief description of the incentives or programs to encourage employees to live close to campus:
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Does the institution employ other strategies to reduce the impact of commuting (e.g. preferred parking for fuel-efficient vehicles, cash-out of parking programs)?:
Yes

A brief description of other strategies to reduce the impact of commuting:

The Level 2 EV charging stations at St. Thomas regional campus, Simcoe regional campus, and CCPV are close to entrance and free for the public to charge their vehicle.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
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