Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.12
Liaison Matthew Williams
Submission Date June 30, 2017
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STARS v2.0

University of Florida
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.57 / 2.00 Liz Storn
Program Coordinator
Office of Sustainability
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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) 21.27
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 49.66
Vanpool or carpool 2.02
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 25.17
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 1.88

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

A survey asking for commute information for a typical week was sent out through e-mail and on social media. Information received was then tallied and compared to surveys done in 2009 for the Campus Master Plan process. Results were fairly consistent between the two surveys.

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

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.