Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 61.29
Liaison Seth Vidana
Submission Date Feb. 6, 2013
Executive Letter Download

STARS v1.2

Western Washington University
OP-2: Building Design and Construction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.70 / 4.00 Ed Simpson
Asst. Director OF FDCA
Facilities Management
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New building space that meets "Eligible Buildings Criteria":
219,458 Square Feet

New building space that was designed and constructed in accordance with green building policies or guidelines but not LEED certified:
39,344 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Certified :
46,997 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Silver certified:
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Gold certified :
0 Square Feet

New building space that is LEED Platinum certified:
0 Square Feet

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:

“Subject to Washington State policy defined in the Governor’s Executive Order 05-01. This order calls for construction of publicly funded buildings over 25,000 gross square feet to be “built and certified to the U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver Standard, or certified by the Department of General Administration (GA) to an equivalent standard”

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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:

Miller Hall: LEED Gold (2011)
Academic Instructional Center: LEED Silver (2009)
Wake King Recreation Center: LEED Certified (2007)
Communications Facility: LEED Silver

The names of all buildings designed and constructed in accordance with green building guidelines and policies but not LEED certified:

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