Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 69.61
Liaison Tina Woolston
Submission Date Nov. 2, 2022

STARS v2.2

Tufts University
PRE-3: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Tina Woolston
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type:

Institutional control:
Private non-profit

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

Four campuses: Medford/Somerville (main campus), Boston (Health Sciences and School of the Museum of Fine Arts), and Grafton (Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine).

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 No No
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:

Satellite campus not in the US. Tufts does have a Veterinary Hospital that is included in the data included.

Additional documentation to support the submission :

The Tufts "satellite campus" is in Talloires, France. The Office of Sustainability's website at sustainability.tufts.edu or other Tufts sites may have more recent information. This data was provided from the 2020-2021 Factbook published by the Tufts Office of Institutional Research available here https://provost.tufts.edu/institutionalresearch/files/Fact-Book-2020-21.pdf

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