Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 37.22
Liaison Ryan Buchholdt
Submission Date Aug. 2, 2011
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STARS v1.0

University of Alaska Anchorage
Tier2-2: Local Businesses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Paula Williams
Sustainability Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution give preference to local products and businesses in its purchasing decisions? Local food purchases, which are covered in OP Credit 6: Food Purchasing, are not included in this credit.:

A brief description of the program:

Alaskan Bidder Preference: An Alaskan bidder is given a five percent (5%) preference on their quoted price. An Alaskan bidder is a person who:
• holds a current Alaska business license;
• submits a bid for goods, services, or construction under the name that appears on the person's current Alaska business license;
• has maintained a place of business for the six (6) month period immediately preceding the date of the bid;
• is incorporated or qualified to do business under the laws of the state, is a sole proprietorship, and the proprietor is a resident of the state or is a partnership, and all partners are residents of the state; and
• is a member of a joint venture composed entirely of ventures that qualify as an Alaskan bidder as defined above.

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.