Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 53.79
Liaison Leslie North
Submission Date March 5, 2020

STARS v2.2

Western Kentucky University
PRE-4: Operational Characteristics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete N/A Leslie North
Director of Sustainability
Geography and Geology
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Endowment size:
198,000,000 US/Canadian $

Total campus area:
229.73 Acres

Locale:
Mid-size city

IECC climate zone:
4 - Mixed

Gross floor area of building space:
5,853,877 Gross Square Feet

Floor area of laboratory space:
171,264 Square Feet

Floor area of healthcare space:
23,153 Square Feet

Floor area of other energy intensive space:
70,598 Square Feet

Additional documentation to support the submission :
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These operational characteristics reflect data for main campus only. Regional campuses are not included as they are located in various different locales and source energy from alternative providers. For consistency, we will focus on main campus for this submission, as we have for past submissions.

Square foot and acre area information obtained from Joshua Montgomery, WKU Planning, Design, and Construction. joshua.montgomery@wku.edu

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