Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 65.48
Liaison Amy Brunvand
Submission Date Oct. 21, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Utah
PRE-3: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Amy Brunvand
Office of Sustainability
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type:

Institutional control:

A brief description of the institution’s main campus and other aspects of the institutional boundary used to complete this report:

Main Campus
The University of Utah main campus is located in Salt Lake City, Utah just east of downtown. It has a combined total of 1,534 acres of land, including Main Campus, the Health Sciences Center (hospital and academic departments), historic Fort Douglas/Heritage Commons, Research Park and the Heritage Preserve.

Off Campus
In addition to main campus, the University of Utah owns or leases various off-campus sites, clinical spaces, and field stations, mostly within the state of Utah, but also including the Taft Nicholson Center in Montana, and an Asian Campus in Incheon, South Korea.

Which of the following features are present on campus and which are included within the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school No No
Medical school Yes Yes
Other professional school with labs or clinics (e.g. dental, nursing, pharmacy, public health, veterinary) Yes Yes
Museum Yes Yes
Satellite campus Yes No
Farm larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres No No
Agricultural experiment station larger than 2 hectares or 5 acres No No
Hospital Yes Yes

The rationale for excluding any features that are present from the institutional boundary:


Main Campus
Off campus buildings owned by the University of Utah
Clinical Space
University of Utah Field Stations

Not included:

University of Utah Asia Campus (Incheon, South Korea) https://asiacampus.utah.edu/

University of Utah satellite campuses: Sandy, St. George: https://continue.utah.edu/locations

Rationale: Data for these sites is not included in campus planning tools available from Facilities Management.

Additional documentation to support the submission :


Data about U of U campus is reported by the Utah System of Higher Education in an annual USHE Data Book: https://higheredutah.org/

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