Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.22
Liaison Sarah Rykal
Submission Date July 25, 2013
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STARS v1.2

University of Wisconsin-Stout
OP-10: Computer Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Leann Fay
STARS Graduate Assistant
Sustainability Office
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Does the institution have an institution-wide stated preference to purchase EPEAT Silver or higher computers and monitors?:
Yes

The website URL where the EPEAT policy, directive, or guidelines are posted :
A brief description of steps the institution has taken to ensure that the purchasing policy, directives, or guidelines are followed :

By directive of the CIO, UW-Stout is limited to purchasing only HP laptop and PC’s for all faculty and staff. Of the HP laptop and PC’s that UW-Stout purchases, the pre-configured systems on the Purchasing website are both listed as EPEAT Gold status, along with the recommended monitor.


Does the institution wish to pursue points for Part 2 of this credit (expenditures on EPEAT computers)?:
Yes

Expenditures on EPEAT Gold desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
4,916,000 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on EPEAT Silver desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
0 US/Canadian $

Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers and monitors :
4,916,000 US/Canadian $

UW-Stout's recommended configurations are all EPEAT Gold status
-information from Director of Procurement & Materials Management

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