EPEAT Technology Purchasing Guidelines

Overview

This document covers our guidelines to assure that sustainability measures are taken into consideration as they apply to technology hardware purchases at Saint Peter's University

Audience

Public

Applicability

This policy applies to all University purchased technology hardware

Principles

Saint Peter's University is dedicated to environmental stewardship, sustainability and ensuring the technology utilized by the University is energy efficient and made through environmentally responsible methods.  Saint Peter's University will strive to purchase computers, monitors, and laptops that are ENERGY STAR certified and/or rated EPEAT silver or higher whenever possible.

The majority of computer equipment utilized on the Saint Peter's University campus is from Dell and Apple. All Dell and Apple computers, laptops, and monitors are rated EPEAT Gold.

To learn more about the EPEAT computer rating system visit http://www.epeat.net/.

Enforcement

Devices not in compliance to this policy will be disabled from connection to University network and access to University data

Approval

Provisional policy pending IT Governance Committee approval

Details

Article ID: 142637
Created
Tue 4/12/22 9:21 AM
Modified
Thu 4/14/22 5:08 AM