Bronze

STARS 2.2

Houghton College

Houghton, NY, US


Rating Score Valid Through Liaison Submitted
Bronze 28.23 March 5, 2023 Brian Webb March 5, 2020
Curriculum
6.42 / 37.00
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Credit Status Points
Academic Courses Complete 4.42 / 14.00
Learning Outcomes Not Pursuing 0.00 / 8.00
Undergraduate Program Complete 0.00 / 3.00
Graduate Program Not Applicable 0.00 /
Immersive Experience Complete 2.00 / 2.00
Sustainability Literacy Assessment Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Incentives for Developing Courses Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Campus as a Living Laboratory Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Research
8.86 / 18.00
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Credit Status Points
Research and Scholarship Complete 8.86 / 12.00
Support for Sustainability Research Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Open Access to Research Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Campus Engagement
5.60 / 21.00
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Credit Status Points
Student Educators Program Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Student Orientation Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Student Life Complete 1.50 / 2.00
Outreach Materials and Publications Complete 1.60 / 2.00
Outreach Campaign Complete 2.00 / 4.00
Assessing Sustainability Culture Complete 0.50 / 1.00
Employee Educators Program Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Employee Orientation Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Staff Professional Development and Training Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Public Engagement
3.06 / 13.00
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Credit Status Points
Community Partnerships Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Inter-Campus Collaboration Complete 1.00 / 3.00
Continuing Education Not Applicable 0.00 /
Community Service Complete 0.73 / 5.00
Participation in Public Policy Complete 1.33 / 2.00
Trademark Licensing Not Applicable 0.00 /
Air & Climate
4.75 / 11.00
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Credit Status Points
Emissions Inventory and Disclosure Complete 1.67 / 3.00
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Complete 3.08 / 8.00
Buildings
0.00 / 8.00
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Credit Status Points
Building Design and Construction Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Building Operations and Maintenance Not Pursuing 0.00 / 5.00
Energy
3.45 / 10.00
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Credit Status Points
Building Energy Efficiency Complete 2.98 / 6.00
Clean and Renewable Energy Complete 0.47 / 4.00
Food & Dining
1.10 / 8.00
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Credit Status Points
Food and Beverage Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 6.00
Sustainable Dining Complete 1.10 / 2.00
Grounds
0.50 / 3.00
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Credit Status Points
Landscape Management Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Biodiversity Complete 0.50 / 1.00
Purchasing
0.33 / 6.00
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Credit Status Points
Sustainable Procurement Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Electronics Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Cleaning and Janitorial Purchasing Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Office Paper Purchasing Complete 0.33 / 1.00
Transportation
4.70 / 7.00
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Credit Status Points
Campus Fleet Complete 0.16 / 1.00
Commute Modal Split Complete 4.14 / 5.00
Support for Sustainable Transportation Complete 0.40 / 1.00
Waste
0.75 / 10.00
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Credit Status Points
Waste Minimization and Diversion Not Pursuing 0.00 / 8.00
Construction and Demolition Waste Diversion Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Hazardous Waste Management Complete 0.75 / 1.00
Water
2.76 / 6.00
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Credit Status Points
Water Use Complete 2.76 / 4.00
Rainwater Management Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Coordination & Planning
1.88 / 9.00
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Credit Status Points
Sustainability Coordination Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Sustainability Planning Complete 0.00 / 4.00
Inclusive and Participatory Governance Complete 0.88 / 3.00
Reporting Assurance Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Diversity & Affordability
4.14 / 10.00
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Credit Status Points
Diversity and Equity Coordination Complete 1.22 / 2.00
Assessing Diversity and Equity In Progress 0.00 / 1.00
Support for Underrepresented Groups Complete 0.50 / 3.00
Affordability and Access Complete 2.42 / 4.00
Investment & Finance
0.00 / 7.00
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Credit Status Points
Committee on Investor Responsibility Not Pursuing 0.00 / 2.00
Sustainable Investment Not Pursuing 0.00 / 4.00
Investment Disclosure Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Wellbeing & Work
2.75 / 7.00
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Credit Status Points
Employee Compensation Not Pursuing 0.00 / 3.00
Assessing Employee Satisfaction Not Pursuing 0.00 / 1.00
Wellness Program Complete 1.00 / 1.00
Workplace Health and Safety Complete 1.75 / 2.00
Credit Status Points
Full-Time Faculty Employment Not Started 0.00 / 0.50
Grounds Certification Complete 0.50 / 0.50
Single-Use Plastic Ban Complete 0.50 / 0.50
Student Living Wage Complete 0.50 / 0.50

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