Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 66.05
Liaison Yumiko Jakobcic
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Grand Valley State University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.67 / 1.00 Yumiko Jakobcic
Campus Sustainability Coordinator
Office of Sustainability Practices
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase computers and/or other electronic products that are EPEAT registered or meet similar multi-criteria sustainability standards for electronic products?:
No

A copy of the electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines:
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The electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines :

If you would like to purchase computer equipment (laptops, desktops, printers, peripherals, etc.) with GVSU funds, please send an email to techsupply@gvsu.edu for up to date educational pricing/quotes.


A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed:

All electronics purchasing must be approved through the Technology Supply Office (TSO) or exceptions are approved by IT to purchase outside of the TSO.


Does the institution wish to pursue to pursue Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT registered electronics)?:
Yes

Expenditures on EPEAT registered desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment::
Expenditure Per Level
EPEAT Bronze 385.86 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver 51,883.73 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Gold 1,284,153.88 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, televisions, and imaging equipment:
1,486,980.16 US/Canadian $

The website URL where information about the institution's electronics purchasing policy, directive, or guidelines is available:

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