Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.82
Liaison Eric Boles
Submission Date Feb. 12, 2015
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Arkansas
EN-2: Student Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.66 / 2.00 Marty Matlock
Executive Director
Office for Sustainability
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The percentage of entering students that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability:

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

With the departing ASG President, new students will be required to take a 1 hour course in which they learn about campus life, culture, resources and academics. Sustainability will be one key component of that curriculum. This program will reach first year students beginning in the fall of 2013. WCOB and the Engineering may be exempt.

The website URL where information about sustainability in student orientation is available:

The link takes instructors and students to the content that is typically taught in the 1-hour course.

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