Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.46
Liaison Fortino Morales
Submission Date April 21, 2016
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University of California, Riverside
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.30 / 4.00 Ruby Gonzalez-Jimenez
LEED Analyst
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for existing buildings?:
Yes or No
LEED for Existing Buildings or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) Yes
The DGNB system, Green Star Performance, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Building, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
Other non-GBC rating systems (e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes) No

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:

UCR Glen Mor 1 (4 buildings) LEED-EB:OM v2009 Gold (2014)
UCR Material Science and Engineering Building LEED-EB:OM v2009 (2015)


Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
2,769,016 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) 126,903 Square Feet
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 190,083 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level (e.g. LEED Platinum) 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 3-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 5-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
4th Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
0 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
Nov. 18, 2004

A brief description of the sustainable building operations and maintenance program and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:

UCR has five (5) LEED EBOM buildings certified to date:
UCR Glen Mor 1 (4 buildings) LEED-EB:OM v2009 Gold (2014)
UCR Material Science and Engineering Building (1 Building) LEED-EB:OM v2009 (2015)


A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

UC Riverside completed a LEED Operations & Maintenance campus portfolio receiving 6 points and certifying three plans. The campus is currently working on two LEED EBOM projects, one being a group certification project, with expected completion date of May 2014 and July 2014.

UCR Glen Mor 1, a 4 building group certification was awarded LEED Gold under LEED EBOM v2009 in Dec 2014 and UCR Materials Science and Engineering Building was awarded LEED Certified in June 2015.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:

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