Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 59.65
Liaison Mark Klapatch-Mathias
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Wisconsin-River Falls
IC-1: Institutional Boundary

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Institution type (Associate, Baccalaureate, Doctorate, or Master's):
+ Date Revised: March 10, 2016

Institutional control:

Which campus features are present and included in the institutional boundary?:
Present? Included?
Agricultural school No No
Medical school No No
Pharmacy school No No
Public health school No No
Veterinary school No No
Satellite campus Yes No
Hospital No No
Farm larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares Yes Yes
Agricultural experiment station larger than 5 acres or 2 hectares No No

Reason for excluding agricultural school:
While UWRF isn't a Land Grant institution, it does have two farms as noted below.

Reason for excluding medical school:

Reason for excluding pharmacy school:

Reason for excluding public health school:

Reason for excluding veterinary school:

Reason for excluding satellite campus:
The Hudson Center is leased space and unlike the main campus, the Center is not submetered. Because we report energy data thoroughly for most other campus buildings in various areas of STARS, we felt it would be misleading to claim this space in some areas and not so in others, at least to some level of specificity.
+ Date Revised: March 15, 2016

Reason for excluding hospital:

Reason for excluding farm:
The campus has two Laboratory Farms. The Campus Lab Farm is included in the Institutional Boundary and is approximately 130 acres in size and primarily supports our Equine enterprise. Approximately 40 acres supports our Horticulture as well as Environmental Science and Forestry Projects.

The Mann Valley Farm located 2.5 miles NW of town is approximately 475 acres and is home to our beef, dairy, sheep, and swine operations.

A Farms Master Plan began in 2013 and was wrapped up in Summer 2014. It will guide all future programs and facilities for the Farms with an approximate 20 year horizon. There is a strong sustainability theme weaved into the overall plan, including renewable energy (solar, wind), storing stormwater and land use management.

Reason for excluding agricultural experiment station:


Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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.