STARS Information:

  • Credit Rationale: Institution offers a socially responsible investment option for retirement plans.
  • Scoring: Institution earns 0.25 points for meeting the criteria outlined above. 

Going Green

CSU Channel Islands Summary:

Socially Responsible Retirement Plan

CSU Channel Islands currently does meet the criteria for this credit by offering a socially responsible investment option for retirement plans.

Employees are enrolled in and contribute to the appropriate retirement program as required by law. The CSU offers a supplementary tax-sheltered annuity – 403(b) plan that staff and faculty can contribute to. Among the choices within the CALPERS plan administered by TIAA CREF is the Calvert Social Index Fund. In addition, a variety of voluntary retirement savings programs are also available.

Information Received From:

Anna Pavin: Associate Vice President, Human Resources

Learn More:

For more information about socially responsible investment options for retirement plans at CSU Channel Islands, visit http://calstate.edu/hr/benefitsportal/