Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 52.39
Liaison Amy Knisley
Submission Date Aug. 24, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

Warren Wilson College
OP-3: Building Operations and Maintenance

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.61 / 4.00 Alison Climo
Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Institutional Effectiveness
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Does the institution have any building space certified under the following green building rating systems for existing buildings?:
Yes or No
LEED for Existing Buildings or another 4-tier rating system used by an Established Green Building Council (GBC) Yes
The DGNB system, Green Star Performance, or another 3-tier GBC rating system No
BREEAM-In Use, CASBEE for Existing Building, or another 5-tier GBC rating system No
Other non-GBC rating systems (e.g. BOMA BESt, Green Globes) No

A brief description of the green building rating system(s) used and/or a list or sample of certified buildings and ratings:

EcoDorm-Platinum
Orr Cottage-Gold
Village North -- Gold
Village South -- Gold


Total floor area of eligible building space (operations and maintenance):
634002 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 4-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level (e.g. LEED Certified) ---
3rd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Silver) 0 Square Feet
2nd Highest Level (e.g. LEED Gold) 30905 Square Feet
Highest Achievable Level (e.g. LEED Platinum) 9146 Square Feet

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 3-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level ---
Mid-Level ---
Highest Achievable Level ---

Floor area of building space that is certified at each level under a 5-tier rating system for existing buildings used by an Established Green Building Council::
Certified Floor Area
Minimum Level ---
4th Highest Level ---
Mid-Level ---
2nd Highest Level ---
Highest Achievable Level ---

Floor area of building space that is certified at any level under other green building rating systems for existing buildings:
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Floor area of building space that is maintained in accordance with formally adopted sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies, but NOT certified:
593951 Square Feet

A copy of the sustainable building operations and maintenance guidelines or policies:
The date the guidelines or policies were formally adopted:
July 1, 2007

A brief description of the sustainable building operations and maintenance program and/or a list or sample of buildings covered:

All buildings on campus are operated and maintained with sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines. The names of the buildings on campus are:
Preston House
ANTC
Ballfield A
Ballfield B
Ballfield C
Bannerman Technology Center
Bryson Gymnasium
Chapel
Devries Gymnasium & Natatorium
Dodge
Dorland
Ecodorm
Fellowship Hall
Fletcher Art Studio
FMTS
Garden Cabin
Gladfelter
Health Center
Holden Ceramics/ Sculpture Studio
Holden Visual Arts Center
Jensen
Kittredge Theatre and Music Wing
Laursen
Library
Log Cabin
Morse
Ogg
Orr
Ransom
Recycling Complex
Sage
Schafer A
Schafer B
Schafer C
Shepard
Spidel
St. Clair Guest House
Stephenson
Sunderland
Sutton
Village A
Village B
Vining A
Vining B
Vining C
Witherspoon


A brief description of how the institution ensures compliance with sustainable building operation and maintenance guidelines and policies:

All renovations done on campus are held to LEED Silver or higher standards. All cleaning supplies purchased by the school are Green Seal certified. All paints used indoors are low or no VOC products. All purchasing follows principals that mandate local and energy efficient procurement whenever possible. 98% of construction waste is diverted from the landfill be the efforts of the College's Recycling Program.


The website URL where information about the institution’s certified buildings and/or sustainable operations and maintenance guidelines or policies is available:

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