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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.

EOP Equal Opportunity Programs
HR Human Resources
STAF Student Affairs and Academic Support
UNIV University Administration
 
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.


Equal Opportunity Programs
  • EOP 1.05 Sexual Misconduct, Intimate Partner Violence and Stalking
    • The University of South Carolina strictly prohibits stalking, intimate partner violence or any other kind of sexual misconduct. This policy addresses what the university does to provide training, prevent such misconduct, offer support to complainants, and adjudicate allegations of misconduct. This new policy combines provisions of STAF 1.08 and STAF 1.09, expanding to address all members of the university community.
    • Policy For:  USC Columbia
    • Procedures For:  USC Columbia
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018

Human Resources
  • HR 1.12 Leave Without Pay
    • The Leave Without Pay policy communicates about leave without pay for affected employees. Revisions include update to new format, clarification of military leave without pay, addition of suspension to types of leave without pay, and updated procedures.
    • Policy For:  USC System
    • Procedures For:  USC System
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018
  • HR 1.30 Outside Employment
    • This document sets forth the University of South Carolina policy on outside employment for faculty and staff, includes rules of conduct from the University of South Carolina Ethics Policy and addresses participation in political activity when regarded as outside employment. This policy revision updates the disclaimer language as recommended by South Carolina Division of State Human Resources. This policy revision includes rules of conduct from the University of South Carolina Ethics Policy and addresses participation in political activity when regarded as outside employment.
    • Policy For:  USC System
    • Procedures For:  USC System
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018
  • HR 1.60 Lactation Support Policy
    • The Lactation Support policy communicates the responsibilities of the university and the mother as it relates to the needs of the breastfeeding mother. Policy is updated to new format. Links are updated and revision includes reference to the South Carolina Pregnancy Accommodations Act.
    • Policy For:  USC System
    • Procedures For:  USC System
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018
  • HR 1.77 Bonuses
    • This document describes the policy for employees who may be eligible for bonuses as promulgated pursuant to a proviso in the General Appropriations Act and regulations established by the Division of State Human Resources. Revisions include updated format, less detail on procedures, and consistency with guidelines established by the State of South Carolina Department of Administration.
    • Policy For:  USC System
    • Procedures For:  USC System
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018
  • HR 1.85 Research Grant or Time-Limited Positions
    • The Research Grant or Time Limited Positions Policy communicates the use and establishment of Research Grant and Time Limited Positions and the terms of employment. Revisions include new format and updated names of units.
    • Policy For:  USC System
    • Procedures For:  USC System
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018

Student Affairs and Academic Support
  • STAF 6.25 Academic Responsibility The Honor Code
    • The Honor Code is a set of principles established by the university to promote honesty and integrity in all aspects of the campus culture. It is the responsibility of every student at the University of South Carolina to adhere steadfastly to truthfulness and to avoid dishonesty in connection with any academic program. A student who violates or assists another in violating the Honor Code will be subject to university sanctions. Policy updated to fit the new policy template and to add clarifying language to the cheating definition that had been approved in previous versions of the policy.
    • Policy For:  USC Columbia
    • Procedures For:  USC Columbia
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018
  • STAF 8.00 Visitor Center Leasing Policies and Procedures
    • Policy to be repealed since the Visitor Center is no longer a separate facility.
    • Policy For:  USC Columbia
    • Procedures For:  USC Columbia
    • Deadline for Comments:  10/24/2018

University Administration

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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