Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.48
Liaison Abraham (Avi) Henn
Submission Date Sept. 28, 2020

STARS v2.2

Northern Arizona University
OP-3: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.51 / 3.00 Matthew Muchna
Sustainability Manager
Office of Sustainability
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Total floor area of newly constructed or renovated building space:
717,363 Square Feet

Floor area of eligible building space designed and built in accordance with published green building codes, policies, and/or rating systems:
Floor area
Certified at the highest achievable level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Platinum or Certified Living Building) 9,500 Square Feet
Certified at the 2nd highest level under a 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Gold) 707,863 Square Feet
Certified at mid-level under a 3- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., BREEAM Very Good) 0 Square Feet
Certified at a step above minimum level under ar 4- or 5-tier, multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Silver) 0 Square Feet
Certified at minimum level under a multi-attribute GBC rating system for design and construction (e.g., LEED BD+C Certified) 0 Square Feet
Certified/verified at any level under a multi-attribute, non-GBC rating system for design and construction, a green building code, or a single-attribute rating system for design and construction 0 Square Feet
Designed and built in accordance with a multi-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 0 Square Feet
Designed and built in accordance with a single-attribute green building code, policy, guideline, or rating system, but not certified/verified 0 Square Feet
Total 717,363 Square Feet

Percentage of newly constructed or renovated building space certified under a green building rating system for design and construction:
100

A list of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:

The Applied Research and Development Building (ARD) showcases the latest innovations in high-performance construction technology, energy-efficient design, and use of renewable energy.
It earned 60 points out of a possible 69 to meet the highest rating—Platinum—from the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) system. At the time it was built it was the greenest building in Arizona and had the third-highest LEED point total in the world.

2016-2020:
Platinum - total: 9,500sqft
2016 - International Pavilion - 9,500

LEED Gold - 707,863
2019 Kitt Recital Hall -26,863
2018 -South Dining Renovation - 88,000
2016 - Science and health Building - 120,000
2016 - Student and Academic Services - 94,000
2016 - Aquatic & Tennis Center - 122,000
2016 - Health and Learning Center - 257,000

Cline Library - EB O&M - Pending

2015 and older:
Platinum
2006 - Applied Research and Development Building (ARD) - Platinum, 59,623

Gold
2007 - Engineering Building - 89,979
2007 - W.A. Franke College of Business - 108,016
2010 - Extended Campuses student service center - 29,234

Silver - total: 99,565
2010 - South Recreation Fields - 4,500
2012 - Hotel and Restaurant Management - 14,601 (Existing Building)
2014 - Liberal Arts Building - 57,846 (Existing Building)
2014 - Residence Life Warehouse - 14,069
2015 - Native American Cultural Center - 12,849

http://nau.edu/Facility-Services/Planning/Building-Green/


An inventory of new construction and major renovation projects that indicates the green building code, policy/guideline, or rating system that applies to each building:
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Website URL where information about the institution’s green building design and construction program is available:
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