Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 79.45
Liaison Lindsey Kalkbrenner
Submission Date Feb. 27, 2020

STARS v2.2

Santa Clara University
EN-8: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Lindsey Kalkbrenner
Center for Sustainability
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Percentage of new employees that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:

All new employees are offered New Employee Orientation. This includes faculty, and staff employees. The Orientation covers a wide range of health and safety topics and includes a section on Sustainability. Topics include: recycling and waste diversion, how people can contribute to SCU’s sustainability efforts, climate neutrality goal and energy conservation, reusable water bottle use, etc. The Center for Sustainability also sends a welcome email to new employees regarding campus initiatives. Sustainability messaging is also present at the annual staff fair as a resource for existing and new employees.

Website URL where information about sustainability in employee orientation is available:

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