Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.15
Liaison Ashley Woolman
Submission Date April 8, 2022

STARS v2.2

Western Colorado University
IN-16: Green Athletics

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.00 / 0.50 Ashley Woolman
Sustainability Coordinator
Facilities Services
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution’s green athletics program include the following?:
Yes or No
Zero waste and/or carbon neutral athletic events Yes
A stadium or arena certified under a green building rating system ---
A sustainable food and beverage purchasing program that includes athletic event vendors and concessions ---
A program to minimize the sustainability impacts of turf management (e.g., by installing low input turfgrass or environmentally preferable artificial turf) Yes
A program to support more sustainable transportation options for athletic events ---
Community engagement efforts, e.g. to educate students and fans/supporters about the institution’s sustainability initiatives ---
An athletic team certification program ---

A brief description of the institution’s green athletics program:

The athletics department has partnered with Facilities to participate in the Game Day Basketball category of the Race to Zero Waste campaign. During this, the crowd learns about campus zero waste initiatives.


Website URL where information about the green athletics program is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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