Reporting System

Implementation Profile for Syracuse University

Submitted on November 15, 2007; last updated on July 21, 2016

Institution Information

Commitment Type Carbon
Basic Carnegie Classification Doctorate Granting
Control Private not-for-profit
Location Syracuse, NY
Community Setting Mid-size city
USDOE Climate Zone Not applicable
Current President or Chancellor's Name Kent Syverud
Current President or Chancellor's Title Chancellor & President
Main Website
Sustainability Website
Additional Urls No information provided

Implementation Structure

Institutional Format Committee
Number of Individuals in Structure 6-10
Stakeholder Groups Represented Faculty, Students, Executive, Staff
Description A committee (PCC) was charged by the Chancellor to oversee all sustainable efforts. The activities of the University’s Sustainability Action Coalition (USAC), a student run organization and the Campus Sustainability committee representing administrative support are coordinated through the PCC. The PCC has six members, four faculty and two from administration. This committee has reciprocal representation with the PCC from SUNY-Environmental Science and Forestry. A newly formed division of Sustainability is completing the carbon audit.
Committees and Groups with whom Institution coordinates No information provided
Implementation Liaison's Name Melissa A Cadwell
Implementation Liaison's Title Sustainability Coordinator
Implementation Liaison's Department Energy Systems & Sustainability Management