Campus Sustainability Plan Progress Reports

Campus Sustainability Plan Annual Reports

Sustainability Tracking Assessment and Rating System (STARS)

STARS is the leading comprehensive sustainability reporting system used by higher educational institutions throughout the world. The Sierra Club and Princeton Review both used information submitted through STARS to make their rankings.  STARS is supported and managed by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher EducationTo learn more about our STARS Rating, please visit the UC Santa Cruz page on the STARS website.

Campus Sustainability Plan

Campus Sustainability Assessment

The 2007 Campus Sustainability Assessment is a document that evaluated the ecological performance, resource use efficiency, and overall sustainability of the structures and operations of UCSC.

Topic Specific Plans and Reports

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

For all of UCSC's greenhouse gas emission inventories visit the CA Climate Action Registry here.

Climate Action Plan

UCSC has dedicated time and resources to the development of a climate action plan (CAP) and supporting technical documents.

A summary version of the CAP has been approved and is now available online.

Waste Task Force Report