Policy Points

The Policy Program is pleased to bring you Policy Points. This publication is a quarterly notification bringing awareness to all universitywide policy updates. All universitywide policies are located in the policy library, providing appropriate centralization and data normalization.

Click on the policy titles below to access the document in full. Questions? Comments? Please do not hesitate to email policy@vcu.edu or call 828-3982 to reach Senior University Compliance and Policy Specialist, Tony Rapchick.

Please visit www.policy.vcu.edu to access current versions of all universitywide policies.

This edition of Policy Points reflects recent updates from
July 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017
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New Policies: 

There were no new policies approved during this quarter.

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Substantive Revisions: 

Accessibility and Reasonable Accommodation for Individuals with Disabilities – This policy addresses campus accessibility and ensures equal access to academic and employment opportunities through the provision of accommodations. It explains the university's procedures and resources to enable administrators, employees, students and visitors to understand their rights and responsibilities regarding reasonable accommodation.

This policy was revised and approved into interim status on March 15, 2017 to include a grievance procedure for student complaints regarding accommodation or accessibility. It has now achieved final approval through the governance process.