Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 59.94
Liaison Elaine Goetz
Submission Date Aug. 11, 2021

STARS v2.2

Ohio University
PRE-3: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Elaine Goetz
Director of Energy Management & Sustainability
Office of Sustainability
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Institution type:

Institutional control:

A brief description of the institution’s main campus and other aspects of the institutional boundary used to complete this report:

Ohio University was chartered by the state of Ohio in 1804 and is the oldest university in the Northwest Territory. Located in the scenic Appalachian foothills of southeastern Ohio, its classic residential campus is one of the most attractive in the nation. The physical footprint of the campus consists of 8.13 million gross square feet in 199 buildings and 2,100 acres of property. All of these buildings and acreage are included in the institutional boundary for this report.

Which of the following features are present on campus and which are included within the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school No No
Medical school Yes Yes
Other professional school with labs or clinics (e.g. dental, nursing, pharmacy, public health, veterinary) Yes Yes
Museum Yes Yes
Satellite campus Yes No
Farm larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres Yes Yes
Agricultural experiment station larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres No No
Hospital No No

The rationale for excluding any features that are present from the institutional boundary:

Regional campuses are excluded from this report because comprehensive data is not available for these campuses. Regional campuses will submit their own reports as data becomes available.

Additional documentation to support the submission :

Information on institutional boundaries provided by Brenda Slack, Facilities Programmer, on 3/19/2020. Data for reporting is based on 7/1/19. Bldg count does not include leased spaces. Making assumption that institutional boundary for this reporting is still Athens only, including Ridges, Airport, Research Park, Hebbardsville Farm, Driving Range. Regionals and extensions not included in data. Entered by Sydney Hutchinson on 3/23/2020.

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