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Retired Policy: HOP 3-1020 Internal Audit Office Charter

05/22/2019

This policy has been retired as it is better suited for being located on the Office of Internal Audit's website.

Revisions to HOP 4-1140 University Mail Services

05/22/2019

It is the policy of The University of Texas at Austin (University) to provide the delivery and pick-up of USPS and campus mail for all University employees.

 

Revisions have been made to this policy to update language as well as to add the use of commercial courtesy drop boxes.

Revisions to HOP 9-1240 The Graduate School

05/22/2019

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.

Retired Policy: HOP 3-4010 Intercollegiate Athletics Council for Men

04/08/2019

The adoption of new policy, HOP 3-4011 "Intercollegiate Athletics Council" has rendered this policy obsolete.

Retired Policy: HOP 3-4020 Intercollegiate Athletics Council for Women

04/08/2019

The adoption of new policy, HOP 3-4011 "Intercollegiate Athletics Council" has rendered this policy obsolete.

New Policy: HOP 3-4011 Intercollegiate Athletics Council

04/08/2019

This policy will establish the roles and responsibilities for the restructured Intercollegiate Athletics Council (IAC), which will provide the president with advisement and recommendations for both the men's and women's sports programs.

Revisions to HOP 7-1030 Organized Research Units

02/24/2019

The University of Texas at Austin ("University") is dedicated to the enhancement and support of interdisciplinary and other research activities through the establishment of Organized Research Units ("ORUs").

 

Policy revisions have been made to this policy to remove references to retired Regents’ Rule 40602, streamline and clarify definitions, as well as update the routing process for approval of Organized Research Units.

Revision to HOP 4-1290 Art in Public Spaces

01/18/2019

Art in public spaces controlled by The University of Texas at Austin ("University") should serve to educate and enrich the lives of students, faculty, staff, alumni, the local community, and visitors.

 

Policy revisions focus on addressing the reorganization of executive leadership, language updates, and making the policy consistent with working processes and practices.

Revision to HOP 3-3010 Disability Accommodation for Applicants and Employees

01/16/2019

It is the policy of The University of Texas at Austin (“University”) to provide equal access and opportunity to University employees and job applicants with disabilities in compliance with federal law, including the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended (ADA). The University prohibits discrimination based on disability in both the application process and during the employment relationship.

 

Policy revisions have been made to this policy to better reflect the processes that are currently in place at the University with respect to providing accommodations for applicants and employees.

Revisions: HOP 4-1253 Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Special Use Facility

07/25/2018

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (“Wildflower Center”) at The University of Texas at Austin (“University”) is designated as a special use facility as authorized by the president of the University and pursuant to The University of Texas System (“UT System”) Board of Regents' Rule 80106.

 

Policy revisions have been adopted for this policy to align with updates to Regents Rule 80106. The revised policy language became effective on July 25, 2018.

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