Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 77.90
Liaison Katie Maynard
Submission Date March 4, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of California, Santa Barbara
EN-8: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Jewel Persad
Sustainability Manager
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Percentage of new employees that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation:
The First Year Experience (FYI) program is an eight (8) course follow-up to the New Employee Orientation and is held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 9:10 a.m. (40 minutes) via ZOOM.

One of the courses offered through FYI is titled "Get Moving with TPS: Explore Transportation Alternatives" The orientation available to all new employees focuses on alternative, cost saving commuting options for UCSB employees such as bicycle, bus, carpool, vanpool, and train.

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