Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.52
Liaison Gina Talt
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2018
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STARS v2.1

Princeton University
OP-16: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.90 / 2.00 Charles Tennyson
Director
Transportation & Parking Services
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Total percentage of students (graduate and undergraduate) that use more sustainable commuting options as their primary means of transportation:
95

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:

Any commuter driving a personal vehicle to campus is required to have a permit—this includes students. Of Princeton’s 5,251 undergrads, none have a commuter permit. All students walk to class/campus or take Tiger Transit. Of Princeton’s 2,781 graduate students, only 367 have a commuter permit to park on campus. All others take Tiger Transit, bike/walk, or use public transit to commute to campus.


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) 5
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 93
Vanpool or carpool 0
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 2
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0

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