What's New

A list of the most recently updated or any new policies.

Policy Purpose Category Submit Date
Standards of ConductThe University maintains standards for the personal conduct of its employees. Rules are a matter of common sense. Listed herein are general rules common to all employees.
  • Employment & Workplace
2021-06-29
Disciplinary Action Procedure The purpose of this topic is to establish the methods and procedures to be implemented when it is necessary to discipline employees.
  • Employment & Workplace
2021-06-28
Children's Camp Model Safety PlanA template to modify as needed per the Camps & Clinics for Minors Policy ; Modifications not to be used without officer approval. All children's camps at Niagara University are required to complete a camp safety outline and ensure that the camp adheres to everything indicated in this document.
  • Compliance
  • Administration & Operations
  • Employment & Workplace
2021-06-01
Chemical Hygiene PolicyThe purpose of this Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP) is to establish a written program that protects laboratory personnel from the potential hazards associated with the use, storage, and disposal of hazardous chemicals in a laboratory work area.
  • Compliance
  • Employment & Workplace
  • Students
2021-04-02
Paid Sick LeaveArticle 6, section 196-b of the New York State Labor Law requires Niagara University to provide paid sick leave to certain employment groups who have not received paid sick leave previously.
  • Compliance
  • Employment & Workplace
2021-03-23
PTO PolicyThis policy provides benefit eligible , non-faculty employees with an entitlement of paid days off.
  • Employment & Workplace
2021-03-23
Protection of Minors and Obligation to Report Serial Sexual AbuseThis policy memorializes Niagara University’s special commitment to the safety of minors (children under the age of 18 who are not matriculated Niagara University students) located on campus or involved in a University event.
  • Compliance
  • Employment & Workplace
  • Students
2021-01-21
Grade Appeal Sets structure and guidelines for Grade Appeals
  • Educational Policy
  • Students
  • Compliance
2021-01-11
Motor Vehicle Record VerificationThe purpose of this policy is to establish a procedure to verify motor vehicle operator records and to ensure that only eligible drivers operate university vehicles and/or operate a motor vehicle on university business.
  • Employment & Workplace
2020-11-02
University Policy Pre and Post Employment Background Checks - OntarioNiagara University (the “University”) is committed to hiring, retaining, and promoting employees in a manner that balances that best interests of the University, the academic environment, and the individuals affected by such decisions.
  • Employment & Workplace
2020-11-02