Course 4: Processing Actions Requiring Chancellor Approval and Preparing Other Exceptions to Policy

This course is designed to assist those who are responsible for processing Academic Actions and need to have a better understanding of interpreting academic policies and procedures that require an approval of exception to University wide policy, as well as, local policy. The course will cover delegation of approval authority from the Regents and the Office of the President to the Chancellor and/or Vice Chancellor. The course will also cover supplementary delegation of approval authority to Deans of Schools and Colleges.

Exceptions to be covered:

  • Emeritus conferrals
  • Recall policy
  • Near-relative
  • Off-Scale
  • Sabbatical deferrals and leaves
  • Retroactivity

PREREQUISITE: Completion of Course 1