Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.86
Liaison Elida Erickson
Submission Date March 23, 2016
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STARS v2.0

University of California, Santa Cruz
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.86 / 2.00 Larry Pageler
Transportation and Parking Service
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Total percentage of students that use more sustainable commuting options:

The percentage of students that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to get to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 7.20
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 53
Vanpool or carpool 7.10
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 32.40
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0.30

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting:

An on-line Travel Survey was conducted during Spring 2014 to determine the trip-making frequency and mode choice for residential and commuting students and faculty/staff when traveling on/off campus and across campus.

The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for students is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.