Overall Rating Platinum
Overall Score 85.50
Liaison Breeana Sylvas
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of California, Merced
EN-8: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Allajah Wheatley
Zero Waste Coordinator
Sustainability Department
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Percentage of new employees that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:
100

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:
The engagement of staff in sustainability initiatives is a critical aspect of a well-informed collaborative workforce. Through the Human Resources New Employee Orientation Program, one-hundred percent of new staff are provided with information on on-campus sustainability initiatives. Additionally, the UC Merced New Employee handbook also provides an overview of sustainability.

One-hundred percent of faculty participated in new faculty orientation and received information on sustainability.

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