Revisions to HOP 9-1240 The Graduate School

Revisions to HOP 9-1240 The Graduate School

The University of Texas at Austin ("University") is authorized to offer graduate degrees and to have a Graduate School under The University of Texas System ("UT System") Board of Regents' Rule 40311.


The purpose of this revision is to update the student grievance procedure and official title of the dean of the Graduate School, as well as to update the format of the policy to include a policy statement, reason for policy, and scope & audience.

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Retired Policy: Advertising of Instructional Programs and Course Offerings

This policy has been retired as it is outdated and no longer relevant. Applicable sections have been moved to the Handbook of Business Procedures in Part 2. Fund Accounting, 2.2.1 Education and General Funds – 14- and 20- Accounts, Section D. Rules and Restrictions.

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Disposition of HOP Policies

Retired/Removed or merged HOP Policies are listed here.

New Policy: HOP 2-2170 Faculty Workload and Reporting Requirements

This policy will establish a workload policy for University faculty, along with the reporting requirements associated with faculty workload, in compliance with Regents’ Rules and Regulations Rule 31006, and Texas Education Code Section 51.402.