Recently Updated Policies

Copyright Ownership
March 24, 2017

Comprehensive Review, Major Revision. Specifies who holds the copyright in software that faculty and employees develop as part of their University employment that is academic work.

Participating in a University Investment
March 7, 2017

New Policy, Combines Administrative Policies: Selecting Investment Options for University Funds, and Participating in the Group Income Pool. Incorporates language from the Selecting Investment Options for University Funds policy into a procedure associated with this policy. Provides better clarity around the different investment options of each investment pool.

Purchasing a Professional Service
February 8, 2017

Comprehensive Review, Minor Revisions. The changes primarily eliminate the requirement for a Voucher Contract for Professional Services because this particular document, when completed, not only sets in motion an encumbrance transaction, it also generates a check (in lay person's terms).

Maintaining Records of Student Work: Twin Cities, Crookston, Morris, Rochester
January 3, 2017

Comprehensive Review, Minor Revision.

  • Clarify obligations when work has been returned earlier than the 30-day requirement for retention. 
  • Revise to use “course” and “class” clearly in policy.
  • Title change:  Maintaining Course Records to Maintaining Records of Student Work.