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Academic Procedures and Regulations

APR 1: Academic Program Director Guidelines
             Program Directors List (updated July, 2013)

APR 2: Hiring Faculty Without Terminal Degrees

APR 3: Hiring WCU Graduates with Terminal Degrees into Tenure-Track Positions

APR 4: AFE/ TPR/ PTR Guidelines and Resources

For Candidates
For department, college, and university committees and admin

APR 5: Faculty Phased Retirement

APR 6: Faculty Release Time for Professional Development Outside the Academic Unit

APR 7: Academic Degrees for EPA Employees

APR 8: Program Review Guidelines and Schedule

APR 9: Resident and Distance Education Tuition and Fee Charges and Resident Credit Students in Off-Site Sections

APR 10: Access to Online or E-Learning Enabled Classes at WCU

APR 11: Fixed-Term Contracts for Faculty

APR 12: Faculty Load and Compensation

APR 13: Class Attendance Policy

APR 14: Guidelines and Procedures for Administration and Oversight of SAI

APR 15: Administrative Compensation

APR 16: Process for Faculty Use of Networked Teaching Technologies beyond WebCat and WCU-Supported Tools

APR 17: Curriculum Proposal Guide (Word) (updated 11-21-14)             

APR 18: Graduate School and Research (Word)

APR 19: Guidelines for Summer Session  updated 12/2/14 (Word)
               2015 Summer Parts of Term with Pay-dates for Faculty (Excel)

APR 20: Educational Travel Activity/Course Guidelines (Word) updated 8/15/12

APR 21: Professional and Continuing Education (Word)

APR 22: Articulation Agreement Process (Word) (updated 1-9-13)
              Articulation Agreement Appendix A (Word)
              Articulation Agreement Appendix B (Word)
              Sample Articulation Signature Page (Word)

APR 23: Dean's Evaluation Process (Word)
               Job Target Template (Word)

APR 24: Madison Professorship (Word)

APR 25: Ethical Conflict and Policy 58 (Word)

APR 26: Procedures on Reorganization of Academic Units (Word)

  • AA-10 Transmittal Form for Reorganization (See Forms)

APR 27: Use of Education and Technology Fees / Guidelines

APR 28: Distribution of Indirect Funds Generated from External Grants

APR 29: Academic Affairs Lapsed Faculty Salary Protocol


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