Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.66
Liaison Logan Plaisted
Submission Date Aug. 1, 2011
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Illinois Institute of Technology
ER-3: Sustainability in New Student Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Joseph Clair
Director, Office of Campus Energy and Sustainability
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Does the institution include sustainability prominently in new student orientation?:

A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation:

All new students (first year and transfer) participate in an orientation event that provides them information on their life as part of the university. Each student receives a flash drive with the IIT Campus Sustainability Plan, information on sustainability research on campus, and a guide to sustainability in coursework. In addition, each student receives a refillable water bottle for use during the time on campus and beyond. Students receive information on the student sustainability group ganGreen, as well as on-campus job opportunities through the Student Sustainability Enterprise and Office of Campus Energy and Sustainability.

The website URL where information about sustainability in new student orientation is available:

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