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Draft New and Revised Policies The list below includes draft new policies, draft revisions to existing policies, and policies recommended for repeal.

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The policies are available for download and review. Comments and suggestions should be forwarded to the designated individual(s) by the listed deadline.

Contact the appropriate divisional Policy Liaison or Responsible Officer, or the Provost's Office at 803-777-2808 or provost@sc.edu for more information.


Academic Affairs
  • ACAF 1.00 Recruitment and Appointment of Tenured, Tenure-Track, and Non-Tenure Track Faculty
    • Policy revised to update system and campus name changes and to clarify procedures for joint appointments.
    • Policy For:  All Campuses
    • Procedures For:  All Campuses
    • Deadline for Comments:  11/21/2014
  • ACAF 1.05 Tenure Progress Review of Faculty: Third Year Review
    • Policy revisions updates the procedure to accommodate the Family Friendly policies.
    • Policy For:  All Campuses
    • Procedures For:  Columbia Campus
    • Deadline for Comments:  11/21/2014
  • ACAF 1.20 Credential Verification for Instructors of Record (NEW)
    • The University of South Carolina is committed to recruiting, retaining, and promoting an outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in teaching, research, service, and outreach. To ensure compliance with accreditation requirements, the academic credentials of all faculty and instructional personnel, including academic affiliates, must be systematically reviewed by the hiring authority at the time of hire and must meet all credential requirements of the University, the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (CHE), and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and other accreditation agencies. This policy governs how an individual is identified as an eligible instructor for a specific course or set of courses. It also outlines how that eligibility is reviewed, recorded, and communicated to appropriate University units.
    • Policy For:  All Campuses
    • Procedures For:  Columbia and Palmetto College Campuses
    • Deadline for Comments:  11/21/2014
  • ACAF 1.60 Modified Duties Semester for Faculty
    • Policy revised to update name changes to system campuses and to modify procedures.
    • Policy For:  All Campuses
    • Procedures For:  Columbia and Palmetto College Campuses
    • Deadline for Comments:  11/21/2014

Questions? Contact the appropriate divisional Policy Liaison or Responsible Officer, or the Provost's Office at 803-777-2808 or provost@sc.edu for more information.


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