Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.06
Liaison Andrea Trimble
Submission Date May 29, 2015
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STARS v2.0

University of Virginia
OP-19: Student Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.90 / 2.00 Jonathan Monceaux
Assistant Director for Transportation Services
Parking and Transportation
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Total percentage of students that use more sustainable commuting options:

The percentage of students that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to get to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 4.90
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 64
Vanpool or carpool 5.40
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 24.90
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0.80

A brief description of the method(s) used to gather data about student commuting:

Student mode split are based of research assumptions made by a third party consulting firm in the development of the University's Transportation Demand Management Plan (Phase 2). Student residence geocode data shows that approximately 94.9% of students live within 5 miles of Grounds.

The website URL where information about sustainable transportation for students is available:

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