Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 58.79
Liaison Chad King
Submission Date June 9, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of Denver
EN-2: Student Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.58 / 2.00 Chad King
Sustainability Coordinator
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Are the following students provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability?:
Yes or No
First-year students Yes
Transfer students Yes
Entering graduate students No

Percentage of all entering students that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability:

A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation :

Yes, online orientation specifically talked about sustainability in the realms of mindful mobility options on campus and waste reduction specifically in regards to sustainable living practices in dorm rooms. A thrift store was also offered during orientation week, put on by the Center for Sustainability. Transfer students also participated in this orientation.

Online modules talked about wellbeing and included environmental well-being as a part of this. 10 tips for waste reduction and 10 tips on mindful mobility were outlined, a link to the University's value and goals around sustainability was given, and stress what put on what the university offers to help students in their sustainable living practices on campus.

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

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Orientation materials were provided through an internal website. Screenshots of materials of that orientation that all undergraduates were required to complete are attached.

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