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Liaison Andrea Trimble
Submission Date May 29, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Virginia
OP-4: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Andrea Trimble
Director - Office for Sustainability
Office for Sustainability
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for new construction and major renovations?:
Yes or No
LEED or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) Yes
The DGNB system, Green Star, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM, CASBEE, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
The Living Building Challenge 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 of certified buildings and ratings:

LEED certifications (2010 - 2015)

415 Ray C Hunt Dr 3rd Fl Build Out, Silver
Alderman Road Residence Building 3 - Phase III, Silver
Alderman Road Residence Building 5 - Phase IV (Shannon House), Gold
Alderman Road Residence Building 6 - Phase IV, Certified
Balz-Dobie Residence Hall, Silver
Battle Building - Children's Hospital, Gold
Bavaro Hall, Gold
Claude Moore Medical Education Building, Silver
Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center, Gold
Ern Commons, Silver
Garrett Hall, Gold
Hospital Bed Expansion Project, Certified
Hunter Smith Band Building, Gold
Indoor Practice Facility, Certified
ITC Data Center, Silver
Klockner Baseball Stadium, Certified
Lacy Hall, Certified
McArthur Squash Center, Certified
McLeod Hall 3rd Floor, Gold
Newcomb Hall Renovations, Certified
Ophthalmology Clinic Expansion, Silver
Pavilion IX, Certified
Pavilion X, Certified
PCC Annex Focused Ultrasound, Certified
Physical & Life Sciences Research Building, Silver
Printing and Copying Services, Silver
Rice Hall, Silver
South Lawn, Gold
UVA Bookstore Expansion, Silver
Watson-Webb Residence Hall, Silver


Total floor area of eligible building space (design and construction):
1935723 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for new construction and major renovations used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) 370627 Square Feet
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 804126 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 760970 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 new construction and major renovations 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 new construction and major renovations used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level ---
4th Highest Level ---
Mid-Level ---
2nd Highest Level ---
Highest Achievable Level ---

Floor area of building space certified Living under the Living Building Challenge:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for new construction and major renovations:
0 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but NOT certified:
0 Square Feet

A copy of the guidelines or policies :
The date the guidelines or policies were adopted:
Feb. 1, 2007

A brief description of the green building guidelines or policies and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:
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A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:

In February 2007, the University of Virginia Board of Visitors required that all new construction and major renovation projects obtain LEED certification. All of these projects undergo review, which includes review and confirmation of LEED certification.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or green building design and construction guidelines or policies is available:

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