ACUPCC Reporting System

Implementation Profile for Fayetteville State University

Submitted on February 2, 2011; last updated on January 17, 2014

Institution Information

Basic Carnegie Classification Master's/M: Master's Colleges and Universities (medium programs)
Control Public
Location Fayetteville, NC
Community Setting Mid-size city
USDOE Climate Zone 3
Current President or Chancellor's Name James A Anderson
Current President or Chancellor's Title Chancellor
Main Web Site http://www.uncfsu.edu/
Sustainability Web Site http://www.uncfsu.edu/facilities-management/sustainability

Implementation Structure

Implementation Liaison's Name Jon Parsons
Implementation Liaison's Title Director of Operations and Energy Manager
Implementation Liaison's Department Facilities Management
Format of Structure Other
Number of Individuals in Structure 12
Stakeholder Groups Represented Community Leaders, Faculty, Students, , Executive, Community Members, Staff, Alumni
Description Created a coalition of administrators, faculty, staff, students and consultants that represent the entire campus. A Steering Committee of about 12 guide the Coalition's overall efforts. Others are involved as needed.

Tangible Actions

1. Establish a policy that all new campus construction will be built to at least the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED Silver standard or equivalent.

Yes: Policy adopted by the University on March 3, 2012.

2. Adopt an energy-efficient appliance purchasing policy requiring purchase of ENERGY STAR certified products in all areas for which such ratings exist.

Yes: Policy adopted by the University on July 13, 2012.

3. Establish a policy of offsetting all greenhouse gas emissions generated by air travel paid for by our institution.

No: No information provided.

4. Encourage use of and provide access to public transportation for all faculty, staff, students and visitors at our institution.

Yes: Public bus stops are on the University and are available for all. University shuttle service also runs on a limited schedule.

5. Within one year of signing this document, begin purchasing or producing at least 15% of our institution's electricity consumption from renewable sources.

No: No information provided.

6. Establish a policy or a committee that supports climate and sustainability shareholder proposals at companies where our institution's endowment is invested.

No: No information provided.

7. Participate in the Waste Minimization component of the national RecycleMania competition, and adopt 3 or more associated measures to reduce waste.

No: No information provided.