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

STARS v2.2

University of Utah
PRE-4: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Sam Jensen Augustine
Energy/Sustainability Project
Planning Design & Construction
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Endowment size:
1,051,841,092 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
1,534 Acres

Mid-size city

IECC climate zone:
5 - Cool

Gross floor area of building space:
16,812,339 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
2,003,447 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
1,627,537 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
617,290 Square Feet

Additional documentation to support the submission :


Value of endowment assets reported by OBIA, "Fast Facts for the U" For the Year Ended June 30, 2018.

Data about campus facilities comes from Space Planning master building list filtered for performance year and building type. Buildings not included were unconditioned (parking structures, etc.)

Other data about U of U campus facilities from the Utah System of Higher Education, annual USHE Data Book (Facilities), https://higheredutah.org/

The Gross Floor Area of Building Space is from University of Utah Facilities Management and includes all buildings for which facilities collects energy data.
The figure reported in the USHE data book sometimes uses different methodology than STARS and reports a lower area: http://facilities.utah.edu/

Changes in total high energy use (lab other) categories from past University of Utah submissions are related to the University refining its reporting moving from Building level reporting to more precise reporting better aligned with official AASHE reporting.

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 or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.