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Liaison Michael Lizotte
Submission Date Sept. 18, 2016
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University of North Carolina, Charlotte
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Michael Lizotte
University Sustainability Officer
Facilities Planning
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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) 47.90
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 37.10
Vanpool or carpool 8.70
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 5.90
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0.40

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

A Commuter Survey was conducted by Parking and Transportation Services in November 2015. It was distributed online to all staff (50% return rate) and 25% of students (24% return rate). Additional efforts were made to reach students through tabling and events for field completion of the survey.

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

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