STARS Information

  • Credit Rationale: This credit recognizes institutions that have limits on free printing for students in all computer labs and libraries.
  • Environmental Benefits: Limiting printing discourages wasteful printing, conserves environmental resources, and controls printing costs to avoid passing the rise costs on students.
  • Scoring: Institutions earn 0.25 points for meeting the criteria outlined above.

Going Green

CSU Channel Islands Summary:

In past years each student received $7.50 in free library printing at the start of each semester. Beginning Fall 2010, each student will receive a onetime $ 15 free printing/copying allowance. While students do not have limits on lab printing, these rooms have limited access for enrolled students only.

Information Received From:

Missy Jarnagin: Director, Budget, Procurement and Support Services