Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 46.18
Liaison Suzanne Wood
Submission Date April 3, 2020
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.1

University of Massachusetts Medical School
EN-2: Student Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.27 / 2.00 Suzanne Wood
Sustainability & Energy Manager
Facilities Managment
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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 No
Entering graduate students Yes

Percentage of all entering (i.e. new) students (including transfers and graduate students) that are provided an opportunity to participate in orientation activities and programming that prominently include sustainability (0-100):
63.53

A brief description of how sustainability is included prominently in new student orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):

The sustainability office presents to first-year school of medicine graduate students during student orientation. The presentation covers topics including, but not limited to, campus sustainability goals, sustainable transportation, and recycling. Additionally, the sustainability office hosts a booth at the tri-school annual activities fair to further educate students and promote events and initiatives.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
---

Additional documentation to support 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 and complete the Data Inquiry Form.