What's New in University Policies
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Sexual Misconduct Policy (Interim)The Interim Sexual Misconduct Policy was approved on July 28, 2020 with an effective date of August 14, 2020. This policy replaces and supersedes the university’s Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Policy adopted on April 11, 2013.
Friday, May 08, 2020
Interim Modification to Grading PolicyTemporary modifications to the Pass/Fail Grades Section of the Grading Policy were approved by the Deans’ Council on March 15, 2020 and co-endorsed by the leadership of both the faculty and student shared governance organizations. These modifications are an interim measure taken in recognition of the unprecedented circumstances facing both the students and faculty of our institution as a result of the coronavirus pandemic of 2020. The modified policy will govern pass/fail designations for final grades for the spring 2020 semester.
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Tax Status of Graduate Student Awards Policy UpdateChanges to The Tax Status of Graduate Student Awards Policy were approved on April 21, 2020. Such changes updated the policy to reflect current IRS regulations and local and state income tax laws, and to enhance overall understanding and compliance with the Policy.
Monday, March 04, 2019
Consensual Intimate Relationship Policy Regarding Undergraduate StudentsThe Consensual Intimate Relationship Policy Regarding Undergraduate Students was approved on December 11, 2018. This policy focuses on consensual intimate relationships between undergraduate students and other members of the Carnegie Mellon community who hold positions of authority over them.
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Financial Records Retention Policy UpdateThe current Financial Records Retention Policy went into effect on January 14, 1997. The proposed Policy update reflects expansion to the categories and descriptions of Financial Records, updates to retention time period requirements, updates to the administration of the Policy to support university compliance with legal and other regulatory retention requirements, and feedback from stakeholders regarding opportunities to enhance the understanding of and compliance to the Policy.
Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Business and Travel Expense Policy UpdateThe current Business and Travel Expense Policy went into effect on March 14, 2011. The 2018 Policy refresh reflects changes to the travel industry landscape, updates to university procurement policies and requirements, and feedback from campus stakeholders regarding opportunities to enhance Policy understanding and compliance.
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