Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 68.43
Liaison Jim Simon
Submission Date Sept. 23, 2020

STARS v2.2

Gonzaga University
IN-40: Sustainability Projects Fund

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.50 / 0.50 Jim Simon
Director of Sustainability
Sustainability
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Name of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:
Gonzaga Green Fund

Which of the following best describes the primary source of funding for the sustainability projects fund?:
Student fees

Year the institution’s sustainability projects fund was established:
2,014

A brief description of the institution’s sustainability projects fund:

The Green Fund was started in 2014 to promote sustainability on campus and support student-led initiatives, while giving hands-on experience and great networking opportunities. These one-time grants are provided through the $5 opt-out sustainability fee in our tuition per semester and actualizes Gonzaga’s mission of education and research.


A brief description of the multi-stakeholder decision-making process used to determine which projects receive funding through the sustainability projects fund:

Selection of projects funded by the Green Fund is conducted by the Gonzaga Student Body Association's Sustainability Committee, by committee vote. Students have the opportunity to work with faculty or staff advisors in preparing their Green Fund application, and the Director of Sustainability serves as a non-voting member of the Committee to provide advice on any potential decisions.


Website URL where information about the sustainability projects fund is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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