Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 50.32
Liaison Ken Lindeman
Submission Date April 24, 2020

STARS v2.2

Florida Institute of Technology
OP-16: Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.24 / 5.00 Quinn Duffy
University Sustainability Officer
Facilities
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Total full-time equivalent student enrollment:
7,152.93

Full-time equivalent of employees:
1,132

Has the institution gathered data about student commuting behavior?:
Yes

Total percentage of students that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary mode of transportation:
50

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting:

The Fiscal Year 2016 data was determined from a representative sample survey distributed to all main campus students for use in previous Common Data Set submission to the Princeton Review. Additionally, the Office of Security provided data for all registered campus parking permits each year which provided the break down of on-campus vs. off-campus drivers.


Has the institution gathered data about employee commuting behavior?:
Yes

Total percentage of employees that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary mode of transportation:
12

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about employee commuting:

This data was collected from a representative survey for use in previous campus sustainability efforts. Additionally, the Office of Security provided data for all registered campus employee parking permits which distinguished between vehicle makes and models which was used to determine the percentage.


Percentage of students and employees that use the following as their primary mode of transportation:
Percentage of students (0-100) Percentage of employees (0-100)
Single-occupancy vehicle 50 88
Zero-emissions vehicle --- ---
Walk, cycle, or other non-motorized mode 40 5
Vanpool or carpool --- ---
Public transport or campus shuttle 5 2
Motorcycle, motorized scooter/bike, or moped 5 5
Distance education / telecommute --- ---

Website URL where information about student or employee commuting is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Information was gathered from the Office of Institutional Research, Office of Security, and the campus Facilities Operations Department.

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