and Procedures for Students
Policies and Procedures and the Student Handbook are intended
to clarify the many policies relating to students.
Policies and Procedures
12 of the UNI Policies and Procedures addresses grievance procedures for
graduate students, undergraduate students, student employees, and graduate
assistants. Furthermore, the Northern Iowa Student Government appoints
students to the Affirmative Action Council on Academic Affairs, the Affirmative
Action Council on Education and Student Services, the Educational Policies
Commission, the Ethnic Minorities Cultural and Educational Policy Board,
the Human Rights Commission, and the University Judicial Committee (see
Additional sources of policies and procedures on students' rights and
responsibilities with regard to nondiscrimination, sexual harassment,
sexual abuse, academic grievances and ethics, disagreements, and complaints
by student employees and persons with disabilities are contained in the
Student Handbook (see http://www.uni.edu/vpess/handbook.html).
Graduate Student Handbook
Information on policies and procedures related to academic ethics, academic
grievances, sexual harassment, and other issues is made available to graduate
students through the Graduate College and the Graduate Student Handbook,
which is available currently in print format.