Recently Updated Policies

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Campus-Specific Credit Requirements for Undergraduate Degrees and Majors, Minors, and Certificates: Twin Cities, Crookston, Morris, Rochester
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive Review

  1. Clarifies that students may not complete more than one program in the same discipline and may only count a given course toward one major requirement.
  2. Establishes a minimum credit requirement for Minors.
  3. Provides guidance on certificate programs including credit minimums.
Academic Appointments with Teaching Functions
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive review. Minor edits and reorganization of sections to improve readability

Evaluation of Teaching: Twin Cities, Crookston, Morris, Rochester
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive Review.

  1. Minor edits and reorganization of sections to improve readability.
  2. Updated appendices with improved guidance for peer evaluation of teaching and review of SRT results
  3. Clarification that peer evaluation of teaching is a requirement.
  4. Updated FAQ.
Fixed Price Contracts, Including Clinical Trials
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive review, minor revisions.

  • Various grammatical edits to streamline policy and procedure.
  • Changed one of the policy owners and one of the policy contacts.
  • Added an "Exceptions to the policy" section.
  • Moved PI responsibility out of policy statement to the responsibilities section.
  • Deleted two sentences in policy reason section that had no added value.
  • Added definitions for "clinical trial" and "residual program".
  • Replaced RCO with RIACT.
Managing Program Income Earned on Sponsored Projects
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive review, minor revisions.

  • Various grammatical edits to streamline policy and procedure.
  • Changed one of the policy owners and one of the policy contacts.
  • Added an "Exceptions to the policy" section.
  • Reformatted procedures so process flow is easier to understand.
For-Cause Investigations Related to Research Compliance Concerns
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive Review. 1. Updated use of trademarks for specific groups. 2. Revised language to align with and support other administrative policies. 3. Added clarification to prohibitions section.

Brand Policy: Trademarks, Logos, Colors, and Seal
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive Review, minor revisions. Updates are focused on adding clarity related to Registered Student Organization use of trademarks, promoting digital accessibility principles, aligning language with the updates to the Outside Consulting and Other Commitments policy, and clarifying language in the “No endorsements” section to address common questions or concerns University Relations has received related to it.

Copyright Ownership
Last Revised Revision Description

Comprehensive Review, Major Revision. Removed a reporting requirement that was written into the policy before there was a regular policy review calendar. Formal reporting does not need to be codified as this takes place during the regular comprehensive review.