Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 54.15
Liaison Leslie North
Submission Date March 3, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Western Kentucky University
OP-12: Electronics Purchasing

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.44 / 1.00 Elizabeth McGrew
Graduate Research Assistant
Social Responsibility & Sustainable Communities
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Total expenditures on desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, tablets/slates, televisions, and imaging equipment:
1,132,437.68 US/Canadian $

Expenditures on EPEAT registered desktop and laptop computers, displays, thin clients, tablets/slates, televisions, and imaging equipment::
Expenditure Per Level
EPEAT Gold 433,613 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Silver 101,154 US/Canadian $
EPEAT Bronze 0 US/Canadian $

Percentage of expenditures on electronic products that are EPEAT Gold registered:
38.29

Do the figures reported above include leased equipment?:
No

A brief description of the time period from which the figures reported above are drawn (i.e. one-year time period or representative sample):

These figures represent Fiscal Year 15/16, from July 2015 through June 2016.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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Assistant Director of Purchasing, Ashlee Tilford, provided data for expenditures on electronics. Although WKU purchases Mac products that qualify as EPEAT Gold, our main contract is with Dell, who has discontinued tracking and reporting of EPEAT standards.

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