Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.05
Liaison Greg Lischke
Submission Date Nov. 20, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Ithaca College
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.95 / 4.00 Marian Brown
Special Assistant to the Provost
Office of the Provost
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New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
96,841 Square Feet

New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Certified :
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Silver certified:
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Gold certified :
4,634 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Platinum certified:
92,207 Square Feet

The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for green building is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies :
The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
Originally adopted 2001; amended 2008

A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:

The Comprehensive Environmental Policy was originally adopted in April 2001. This policy was updated in 2008 to include three new amendments, one of which relates to green building design. This amendment to section VI. Environmentally Responsible Campus Design and Planning Principles, states:

D. All new facilities and major renovations shall incorporate sustainable practices to the degree feasible and shall strive, at a minimum, to meet the equivalent of a LEED Silver rating in their design. Project management teams are encouraged to meet higher LEED rating levels whenever possible.


The names of all buildings that are certified under the LEED for New Construction and Major Renovations, LEED for Commercial Interiors, and/or LEED for Core and Shell Green Building Rating Systems:

Peggy Ryan Williams Center (Platinum) (58200 sf)
R.H. Park Center for Business and Sustainable Enterprise (Platinum) (34007 sf)
LINK Connector (Gold) (4634 sf)


The names of all buildings designed and constructed in accordance with green building guidelines and policies but not LEED certified:

Athletic and Events Center
Hill Center
Circle 10
Circle 12
Circle 151
Circle 211
Circle 230


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