Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 71.58
Liaison Steve Mital
Submission Date May 18, 2017
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University of Oregon
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.52 / 4.00 Sonya Carlson
Graduate Fellow
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for existing buildings?:
Yes or No
LEED for Existing Buildings or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) Yes
The DGNB system, Green Star Performance, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Building, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
Other non-GBC rating systems (e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes) No

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:

We use the LEED rating system and all new construction on campus must meet a minimum of LEED Gold. LEED Certified Buildings Include: White Stag Building, Lillis Hall, Matthew Knight Arena, Knight Law Center, Lewis Integrative Science Building, Ford Alumni Center, East Campus Graduate Village West. Buildings built to meet Department of Administrative Services (were built before Oregon Model for Sustainable Development was passed to require all new buildings be at least LEED Gold): Living Learning Center, Student Health and Counseling Center, Peterson Hall Renovation, Anstett Hall Renovation, James F. .Miller Theatre Complex, Lorry Lokey Laboratories/Integrative Science Complex Phase 1, College of Education HEDCO Building, Marabel Frohnmayer Music Additions/Renovations, Fenton Hall Renovation, Jaqua (John E. ) Academic Ctr For Student Athletes).


Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
8,094,236 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) 0 Square Feet
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 147,453 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level (e.g. LEED Platinum) 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 3-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 5-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level 0 Square Feet
4th Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Mid-Level 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level 0 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level 0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
7,946,783 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
April 4, 2014

A brief description of the sustainable building operations and maintenance program and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:

Knight Law Center


A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

Through the LEED EBOM process.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:

The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available: http://policies.uoregon.edu/policy/by/1/01-administration-and-governance/environmental-comprehensive-policy?

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