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Liaison Laura Bain
Submission Date Jan. 26, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Furman University
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Yancey Fouche
Associate Director
Shi Center for Sustainability
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Total percentage of students that use more sustainable commuting options:
85

The percentage of students that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to get to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 16
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 88
Vanpool or carpool 14
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 0
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0

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

Each participant was asked where they live (for students they were asked which area of campus as we are a residential campus with 98% of the student body living on campus. The faculty and staff were asked how far their residence is from campus. Each participant was asked how trips by mode of transportation were made at each distance in a typical week. Averages were compiled from these data to create an average for each mode of transportation.


The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for students is available:
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