Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 33.44
Liaison Elizabeth Masuen
Submission Date April 6, 2018
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STARS v2.1

Metropolitan Community College
OP-16: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.38 / 2.00 Sally Hopley
Coordinator of Sustainable Practices
Campus Planning and Sustainability
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Total percentage of students (graduate and undergraduate) that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary means of transportation:

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting, including the timeframe for when the analysis was conducted and how a representative sample was reached, if applicable:

MCC conducted a student commuter survey in February 2016. A portion of the survey results was used to complete this information. The survey received 2,870 individual student responses.

The percentage of students that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to get to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 82
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 1.50
Vanpool or carpool 7.50
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 5.90
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

Our survey also included using Uber or a taxi service to get to campus - that was 0.8 of responses. The 0.8 was added to the "Commute with only the driver in the vehicle" as those are the most similar in transportation mode.

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