Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 70.14
Liaison Aaron Durnbaugh
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Loyola University Chicago
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.84 / 5.00 Aaron Durnbaugh
Director of Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Total floor area of building space:
4414914 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a green building rating system for the operations and maintenance of existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council:
Certified Floor Area
LEED O+M Platinum or the highest achievable level under another GBC rating system 0 Square Feet
LEED O+M Gold or the 2nd highest level under another 4- or 5-tier GBC rating system 0 Square Feet
Certified at mid-level under a 3- or 5-tier GBC rating system (e.g. BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Buildings, DGNB, Green Star Performance) 0 Square Feet
LEED O+M Silver or at a step above minimum level under another 4 -or 5–tier GBC rating system 0 Square Feet
LEED O+M Certified or certified at minimum level under another GBC rating system 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified under a non-GBC rating system for the operations and maintenance of existing buildings, e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes CIEB:
0 Square Feet

Percentage of building space certified under a green building rating system for the operations and maintenance of existing buildings:
0

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:

Current LEED certified buildings on campus include the Klarchek Information Commons, Norville, Niehoff Nursing School, Damen Student Union, di Nobili Hall and Cuneo Hall.


Of the institution's uncertified building space, what percentage of floor area is maintained in accordance with a published indoor air quality (IAQ) management policy or protocol? (0-100):
100

A copy of the IAQ management policy or protocol:
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The website URL where the IAQ policy/protocol may be found:
Of the institution's uncertified building space, what percentage of floor area is maintained in accordance with a published green cleaning policy, program or contract ? (0-100):
100

A copy or the green cleaning policy:
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A brief description of how green cleaning is incorporated into cleaning contracts:

All buildings are maintained in accordance with best practices for safe cleaning products.
All building area covered by Loyola’s IAQ management practice of utilizing a third party to perform testing.


Of the institution's uncertified building space, what percentage of floor area is maintained in accordance with an energy management or benchmarking program? (0-100):
67.70

A brief description of the energy management or benchmarking program:

2,990,193 sq. ft. of buildings are benchmarked at reported through EPA's Portfolio Manager. There are all of our buildings over 50,000 sf within the city of Chicago.


Of the institution's uncertified building space, what percentage of floor area is maintained in accordance with a water management or benchmarking program? (0-100):
100

A brief description of the water management or benchmarking program:

We track water used through utility billing in two month periods and year over year.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Does not include buildings constructed w/in the last 5 years including IES, Cuneo, Halas addition, Damen SC and de Nobili.

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