|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Oct. 8, 2012|
OP-2: Building Design and Construction
|3.00 / 4.00||
Asst VP for Facilities and Sustainability
New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
New building space that is LEED Certified :
New building space that is LEED Silver certified:
New building space that is LEED Gold certified :
New building space that is LEED Platinum certified:
The website URL where a copy of the institution's guidelines or policies for green building is available :
An electronic copy of the guidelines or policies :
The date(s) the policies or guidelines were adopted:
A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with green building design and construction guidelines and policies:
Since 2006, Valencia College has built all new buildings to LEED Silver or Green Globes Level 2. We hire architects and building contractors with LEED AP qualifications and require that they design and implement to follow the LEED certification criteria. Guidelines are provided to architects upon new construction. Compliance is assured through design review process and inspection by superintendents and Asst VP for Facilities and Sustainability.
The names of all buildings that are certified under the LEED for New Construction and Major Renovations, LEED for Commercial Interiors, and/or LEED for Core and Shell Green Building Rating Systems:
Allied Health Building, Special Events Center, and University of Central Florida/Valencia Joint Use Facility are LEED Gold.
The names of all buildings designed and constructed in accordance with green building guidelines and policies but not LEED certified:
Osceola Campus Bldg 4 will be completed in December 2012 and anticipates LEED Gold. Bldg 10 West Campus will be completed also in winter 2012 and anticipates Green Globes Level 2. Lake Nona Campus opened August 27, 2102 and we anticipate certification at Green Globes 2 level or possibly 3.
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