Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 67.68
Liaison John Gardner
Submission Date May 31, 2016
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STARS v2.0

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
OP-20: Employee Commute Modal Split

Status Score Responsible Party
0.83 / 2.00 John Gardner
Sustainability Planning & Policy Analyst
Office of Sustainability
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Total percentage of the institution’s employees that use more sustainable commuting options:

The percentage of the institution's employees that use each of the following modes as their primary means of transportation to and from campus::
Percentage (0-100)
Commute with only the driver in the vehicle (excluding motorcycles and scooters) 58.50
Walk, bicycle, or use other non-motorized means 19.70
Vanpool or carpool 7.10
Take a campus shuttle or public transportation 14.40
Use a motorcycle, scooter or moped 0.30
Telecommute for 50 percent or more of their regular work hours 0

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

A survey was sent to all faculty and staff in November 2014. Telecommuting data was not compiled, though anecdotally, some faculty and staff do telecommute for 50 percent or more of their regular work hours.

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

Data was supplied by a Transportation Survey conducted in November and December 2014.


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