STARS 2.1

University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, CA, US


Rating Score Valid Through Liaison Submitted Executive Letter
Gold - expired 69.02 Sept. 25, 2021 Michelle Perez March 30, 2018 Download
Curriculum
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At UC San Diego, we aren’t afraid to tackle big ideas. Our academic programs, taught by leading experts, prepare students to stand out and lead change. http://ucsd.edu/academics/

Credit Status
Academic Courses Complete
Learning Outcomes Complete
Undergraduate Program Complete
Graduate Program Complete
Immersive Experience Complete
Sustainability Literacy Assessment Not Pursuing
Incentives for Developing Courses Complete
Campus as a Living Laboratory Complete
Research
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As a billion-dollar research enterprise situated in the heart of one of the most densely concentrated innovation hubs in the nation, UC San Diego is a unique place where fresh ideas are translated into solutions ... read more
Credit Status
Research and Scholarship Complete
Support for Research Complete
Open Access to Research Complete
Campus Engagement
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At UC San Diego, our students don't passively learn about sustainability. They actively make it happen -- through internships, immersive experiences, fellowships, student organizations, on-campus events, and much more. Changemakers turn their passion into action, ... read more
Credit Status
Student Educators Program Complete
Student Orientation Complete
Student Life Complete
Outreach Materials and Publications Complete
Outreach Campaign Complete
Assessing Sustainability Culture Not Pursuing
Employee Educators Program Complete
Employee Orientation Complete
Staff Professional Development Complete
Public Engagement
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Sustainability doesn't stop at the edges of our buildings or the ends of our sidewalks. At UC San Diego, we work side by side with our community, city and state, non-profit, industry, and international partners ... read more
Credit Status
Community Partnerships Complete
Inter-Campus Collaboration Complete
Continuing Education Complete
Community Service Complete
Participation in Public Policy Complete
Trademark Licensing Complete
Air & Climate
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UC San Diego is committed to reaching carbon neutrality for Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2025 and for Scope 3 emissions by 2050.

Credit Status
Greenhouse Gas Emissions Complete
Outdoor Air Quality Complete
Buildings
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Energy
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Food & Dining
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Credit Status
Food and Beverage Purchasing Not Pursuing
Sustainable Dining Complete
Grounds
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Credit Status
Landscape Management Complete
Biodiversity Complete
Purchasing
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Transportation
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Waste
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Water
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Credit Status
Water Use Complete
Rainwater Management Complete
Coordination & Planning
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Diversity & Affordability
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Investment & Finance
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Wellbeing & Work
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