Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 68.06
Liaison Meredith Moore
Submission Date March 17, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.81 / 2.00 Stephanie Lage
Assistant Director
Ctr for Sustainable Environment
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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) 9.70
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 54.80
Vanpool or carpool 1.10
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 33.20
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0.40

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

The Champaign County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) received a grant from the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) in 2011 to conduct a traffic circulation study for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s University District. The Campus Area Transportation Study (CATS) Technical Advisory Committee is the study steering committee.

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.