Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 71.91
Liaison Debbie Andres
Submission Date March 6, 2020

STARS v2.2

San Jose State University
EN-11: Inter-Campus Collaboration

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.50 / 3.00 Debbie Andres
Utilities & Sustainability Analyst
FD&O
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Is the institution currently a member of a national or international higher education sustainability network?:
Yes

The name of the national or international sustainability network(s):

- University of California (UC) - California State University (CSU) - Investor Owned Utilities (IOU) Energy Efficiency Partnership - http://www.uccsuiouee.org/
- APPA: Leadership in Educational Facilities - https://www.appa.org/index.cfm
- Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) - http://www.aashe.org/
- United States Green Building Council (USGBC)


Does the institution actively participate in a regional, state/provincial, or local higher education sustainability network?:
Yes

The name of the regional, state/provincial or local sustainability network(s):

- California State University - Sustainability Officers Affinity Group
- CA Higher Education Sustainability Conference (CHESC)
- CSU Energy Managers Affinity Group


Has the institution presented at a higher education sustainability conference during the previous year?:
Yes

A list or brief description of the conference(s) and presentation(s):

2019 California Higher Education Collaborative Conference - Student Environmental Leadership: How Having a Dedicated Service Learning Class Leads to Campus Action


Has the institution submitted a case study during the previous year to an external higher education sustainability resource center or awards program?:
Yes

A list or brief description of the sustainability resource center or awards program and submission(s):

2019 California Higher Education Collaborative Conference - Focus on Efficiency Improved Performance, Service, and Outcomes for Recycled Water Innovation.

2018 CSU Facilities Management Conference - Basic Needs and Student Success


Has the institution had employees or students serving on a board or committee of a sustainability network or conference during the previous three years?:
Yes

A list or brief description of the board or committee appointment(s):

Debbie Andres served on the Climate Action Committee for CA Higher Education Sustainability Conference, the CSU Energy Procurement Board, the planning committee for the California State University Facilities Management Conference and as a judge for the Cleantech Open.


Does the institution have an ongoing mentoring relationship with another institution through which it assists the institution with its sustainability reporting and/or the development of its sustainability program?:
No

A brief description of the mentoring relationship and activities:
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Has the institution had employees or students serving as peer reviewers of another institution’s sustainability data and/or STARS submission during the previous three years?:
No

A brief description of the peer review activities:
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A brief description of other inter-campus collaborative efforts around sustainability during the previous year :
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Website URL where information about the institution’s inter-campus collaborations is available:
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Additional documentation to support the submission:
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