Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.70
Liaison Marianne Martin
Submission Date Sept. 22, 2014
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STARS v2.0

University of Colorado Boulder
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.80 / 2.00 Brandon Smith
Student Transportation Coordinator
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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) 10
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 54
Vanpool or carpool 1
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 35
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0

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

Comprehensive web based survey of 1,272 students on April-May 2014.

The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for students is available:

This combines survey responses of both on and off-campus students.

The survey question used is: What is the most likely way you would get to campus (or get around and off campus) in a typical week (if more than one mode is used, please indicate the mode used for the longest distance).

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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.