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

Policy Purpose Category Submit Date
University Intellectual Property and Rights Management PolicyTo benefit teaching, research, and the public interest, the University and NULTA work together to generate, maintain, and promote intellectual property.
  • Compliance
  • Educational Policy
  • Employment & Workplace
  • Students
2018-07-05
University Policy on Approval and Review of Academic Programs and CoursesThis policy provides an outline for university-wide processes for the proposal and approval of new academic programs as well as the review of existing academic programs.
  • Compliance
  • Students
2018-07-05
Institutional Review Board Policy and ProceduresInstitutional Review Board Policy and Procedures
  • Compliance
  • Students
2018-07-05
Niagara University Institutional Review Board and Tri-Council Policy StatementResearch involving human subjects conducted by faculty members and students under the auspices of Niagara University must be reviewed and approved by the Niagara University Institutional Review Board (IRB) prior to its commencement.
  • Compliance
  • Educational Policy
  • Employment & Workplace
  • Students
2018-07-01
Employee Cell Phone PolicyThe purpose of this policy is to define the eligibility rules for employees’ need and use of cellular devices for business purposes.
  • Employment & Workplace
2018-01-24
Paid Family Leave PolicyEffective January 1, 2018, Niagara University will provide paid leave (up to a certain percentage of your weekly wages) to eligible non-faculty employees pursuant to New York’s Paid Family Leave Act.
  • Employment & Workplace
2018-01-10
HolidaysThis policy addresses the recognition of paid holidays and eligibility for payment.
  • Employment & Workplace
2018-01-08
Tuition Exchange PolicyThe purpose of this policy is to encourage life-long learning and to describe the plan, eligibility and process for the dependents of eligible employees and faculty to participate in the TE program.
  • Employment & Workplace
2018-01-08
Electric Vehicle Charging Station (EVCS)Define driver responsibility, driver etiquette, charging station safety requirements, and restrictions for privately owned electric vehicles while charging at the designated EVCS locations on campus.
  • Administration & Operations
  • Employment & Workplace
  • Students
2017-12-05
Student-Athlete Transfer PolicyTo ensure compliance with NCAA bylaws and promote academic and experiential excellence, Niagara University shall use the below procedure to address transfer requests from student-athletes.
  • Compliance
  • Students
2017-11-08