Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Jim Walker
Submission Date April 30, 2014
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STARS v2.0

University of Texas at Austin
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Michael A. Miller
Director
Facilities Services
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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) No
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:
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Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
13356706 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) 0 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 ---
Mid-Level ---
Highest Achievable Level ---

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 ---
4th Highest Level ---
Mid-Level ---
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Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
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Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
13356706 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
Jan. 1, 2010

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

The SBO and Maintenance program is integreated throughout UT Operational Units. For example, Facilities Maintenance has a Energy and Water Conservation Group, Recycling and Waste Management has a Zero Waste Coordinator, and PMCS has developed sustainable practices for their construction projects on campus.


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

Compliance is ensured through a combination of state and federal law, best practices review, employee training, and collaboration between operational departments.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:
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This policy covers Academic and General use and Division of Housing and Food Service space on main campus and Pickle Research Campus, managed by UT Facilities Services. UT Athletics, a separate auxiliary unit, may declare their managed space eligible in future years, and submit a relevant policy statement.

The responsible party for Division of Housing and Food Service space is Randy Porter, Associate Director, 512 475 7288.

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