STARS Information:

  • Credit Rationale: This credit recognizes institutions with active committees, offices, or coordinators charged by the administration or board of trustees to coordinate sustainability work on campus.
  • Environmental Benefits: Having sustainability coordination within a university advances the institution’s engagement in sustainability at a local, state and global level.
  • Scoring: Institution earns 3 points for having a committee, office, or officer that meets the criteria outlined above. 

Going Green

CSU Channel Islands Summary:

Sustainability Coordination:

CSU Channel Islands does meet the criteria for this credit by having a sustainability committee.

Sustainability Task Force

The committee develops, proposes and recommends campus policies and procedures on sustainability, while identifying and prioritizing practices and programs to further the University’s sustainability efforts. The committee leads and integrates the best methods of environmental stewardship into campus operations. The committee is charged with developing recommendations for campus sustainability with the goal of sustainable leadership in:

  • Research and Education
  • Campus Operations
  • Stewardship in the Community

CSU Channel Islands does not have a sustainability office or officer at this time.

Information Received From:

Dan Wakelee: Associate Dean of the Faculty