2020-21 Revised or New Academic Affairs Policies

All Academic Affairs policies are reviewed and revised (if necessary) at minimum every two years by the Academic Policy Committee and Council of Deans. Policies that were created or revised in 2020-21 are listed below. Policies reviewed with no changes are not listed. To view policies, please click here.



Policy New or Revised
1.1.2 Accreditation and External Review of Academic Programs Revision
1.5.2 Public Health Emergency Student Personal Protective Equipment Guidelines New
2.1.1 Use of Social Networking Sites Revision
2.2.9 Student Formal Complaint Resolution Revision
2.2.10 Student Leave of Absence Revision
2.2.11 Determination of Student Location New
2.2.12 Incomplete and In-Progress Grades New
2.3.1 Initial Faculty Appointments and Changes Revision
2.3.3 Criteria and Procedures for UAMS Annual Faculty Reviews Revision
3.1.3 Designation of 100% Online Degree Plan for Tuition and Fee Charging Purposes Revision
3.3.2/b/c Border County Out of State Tuition Waiver and forms Revision
3.3.6/a Tuition and Fee Waiver for Arkansas Residents Aged 60 Years and Over Revision
3.3.9 Graduate Assistant, Master Lecturer, Graduate Fellows and Graduate Interns Residency Exceptions Revision
3.1.6 Tuition Calculation for Dual, Combined Degree Plans and Dual Enrollment Revision
3.5.2 Scholarships Awarded from UAMS License Plate Scholarship Fund Revision

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For a list of new or revised policies in 2019-20, click here.

For questions or concerns about UAMS Academic Affairs Policies please contact the Department of Institutional Research, Policy, and Accreditation at 501-296-1275 or email at kmsterba@uams.edu.


Updated 5/26/2021