Policies and forms

Below is a quick-reference list of policies and forms that have been established by the School of Public Affairs.

Administrative services


Student affairs and student services


Faculty affairs


Title Type Size
2019-20 SPA Faculty Committees ALL FINAL updated 8-12-19 pdf 109 KB Download 2019-20 SPA Faculty Committees ALL FINAL updated 8-12-19
ANNUAL Review Policy & Procedures with App.1a--APPROVED by faculty vote June 2019 pdf 153 KB Download ANNUAL Review Policy & Procedures with App.1a--APPROVED by faculty vote June 2019
Desk-Copy-Request pdf 289 KB Download Desk-Copy-Request
Faculty-Committee-Descriptions-2018 pdf 22 KB Download Faculty-Committee-Descriptions-2018
Grade-Change-Workflow-Documentation pdf 1946 KB Download Grade-Change-Workflow-Documentation
Prior-Approval-Outside-Consultation-Research-Clinical-Other-Work-Form docx 105 KB Download Prior-Approval-Outside-Consultation-Research-Clinical-Other-Work-Form
Publisher-Contact-List pdf 131 KB Download Publisher-Contact-List
SPA IRC Policy (replaces NTTF Policy)-Effective May 2019-clean copy pdf 152 KB Download SPA IRC Policy (replaces NTTF Policy)-Effective May 2019-clean copy
SPA-eFRPA-Guidance pdf 106 KB Download SPA-eFRPA-Guidance
SPA-Faculty-Committee-Sign-Up-2018 pdf 62 KB Download SPA-Faculty-Committee-Sign-Up-2018
SPA-Faculty-Load-Adjustment-Request-Form pdf 815 KB Download SPA-Faculty-Load-Adjustment-Request-Form
SPA-Independent-Study-Guidelines pdf 78 KB Download SPA-Independent-Study-Guidelines
SPA-Policies-Procedures-and-Criteria-for-the-Evaluation-of-and-Development-of-Tenure-Track-and-Tenured-Faculty pdf 168 KB Download SPA-Policies-Procedures-and-Criteria-for-the-Evaluation-of-and-Development-of-Tenure-Track-and-Tenured-Faculty
SPA-Post-Sabbatical-Leave-Report-08-2018 doc 64 KB Download SPA-Post-Sabbatical-Leave-Report-08-2018
SPA-Professional-Development-and-Mentoring-Policy-FINAL-approved-12-13-17 pdf 79 KB Download SPA-Professional-Development-and-Mentoring-Policy-FINAL-approved-12-13-17
SPA-Timeline-Table-for-RTP pdf 58 KB Download SPA-Timeline-Table-for-RTP
SPA-Waitlist-Procedure pdf 170 KB Download SPA-Waitlist-Procedure

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